It’s October! Write a haiku about any special October day.

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Submitted by Bill Smith

There are 17 written responses to this assignment.


Written by on February 3, 2014 12:35 am
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Happy Birthday to my love
We waited 364 days for this
Now lets have some fun

Birth Day

Written by @lindapemik on October 8, 2013 1:55 pm
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In the morning hours
Holding my babe to my breast
maternal love blooms

14th October

Written by Holden Lee on October 8, 2013 1:40 pm
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Tragically left,
A week shy of forty-five.
His students now teach.

[My dad passed away 10 years ago on 14 Oct.]


Written by miromurr on October 8, 2013 7:36 am
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Bright red rowanberries
a poignant reminder
of your last fall

National Techie Day

Written by Cris Crissman @Cris2B on October 7, 2013 11:56 pm
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On October third
We celebrate techies
Show them that you care

Family Time

Written by Seth Goodman on October 7, 2013 7:32 pm
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Hear that horn, children?
Holiday Train approaches
hauling family time.

The Best Day of October So Far

Written by CogDog on October 7, 2013 7:16 pm
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October 7th
Fairbanks is grey, cold, rainy
Best day of the year.

Racing the Autumn Rain

Written by @dogtrax on October 7, 2013 6:06 pm
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Winds begin to kick –
I crouch and dart between rain
drops from the dark sky


Written by Ary Aranguiz on October 7, 2013 5:58 pm
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Red, orange leaves fall
memories forever drift
of golden summers


Written by karenatsharon on October 7, 2013 5:29 pm
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October, life change
Straining, pushing, premature
My first born entered


Written by Jess @jess_theobscure on October 7, 2013 3:45 pm
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Tenth of October –
My birthday. Autumn so soon?
Leaves begin to fall.

Amanita muscaria

Written by johnjohnston on October 7, 2013 2:30 pm
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Vexing the mellow,
Yellow, brown, golden:
A fly agaric.

October 7 2013: Haiku in Haiku, HI

Written by @cathleennardi on October 7, 2013 1:59 pm
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Fall in Hawaii
Cool breeze, big waves, Papaya
Subtle difference

Interpret This!

Written by Bill Smith @byzantiumbooks on October 7, 2013 1:15 pm
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October seventh
Begins a fresh fall season
for the Supreme Court

My mothers birthday

Written by Jaapsoft on October 7, 2013 12:59 pm
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Leaves falling
Long winter night,
88 years old

Face your Fears day – October 8th, 2013.

Written by @mdvfunes on October 7, 2013 12:51 pm
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No one Fears
Along this moment but I
This fear withers.

In this world
Nobody can consider dust
How soon it must end.

Seize the day.

With a little help from: which I humanised…

Special B-Day

Written by Karina Martinez on October 7, 2013 10:15 am
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This month is special
My Grandma ages one year.
I love her so much.