Craft a haiku about a piece of fruit.

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Submitted by Ben Rimes

There are 11 written responses to this assignment.


Written by huansolo on May 3, 2013 2:07 am
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You, my friend, are versatile.
yellow, orange, or red
you ruin my gums


Written by Colleen Venson @ caven1921 on May 2, 2013 1:58 pm
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Green on the outside
With seeds in the middle that
I get to after eating the white core.


Written by Owlbereading on May 2, 2013 12:03 am
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seeds on the outside
red or pink deliciousness
I am allergic


Written by @clhendricksbc on April 30, 2013 11:46 pm
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skin stretched with promise
deep hue, radiant, then splits–
dull disappointment.

Inspired by Bergman’s The Seventh Seal

Written by Cris Crissman (Cris2B) on April 30, 2013 11:31 pm
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I never forget
the joy of strawberries
and a bowl of milk.

Strong Grapes

Written by @NormWright on April 30, 2013 8:30 pm
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Lo, the humble grape.

It has powers over man.

Respect its spirit.

First Fruit

Written by Wolf Tinker on April 30, 2013 7:38 pm
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Oh! To climb, or fly!
Florida spring, just out of reach:
Wild banana in my yard!


Written by @raccooncity on April 30, 2013 5:03 pm
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Fragrant spring blossoms
Juicy green apples, hiding
Internal tart surprise


Written by madamzubidar on April 30, 2013 3:55 pm
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Strawberry juices
Sweet, tangy, so delicious
Alas, not in winter

Fragaria Ananassa

Written by CogDog on April 30, 2013 3:17 pm
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It’s my street, my town.
Never liked them as a kid.
Growing them right now.

Thinking by Doing Haiku

Written by Bill Smith @byzantiumbooks on April 30, 2013 1:05 pm
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Thinking by doing

Do this: grab, peel, eat. Think this:

Yellow banana