The night encroaches silence wrapping us in loss A birdsong, then joy. © Manivillie Kanagasabapathy AN: In honour of International Haiku Poetry Day on April 17, 2020. A reminder that even in quarantine, we are not alone.
The first poem I ever wrote was a Haiku. It was an assignment for my grade 5 English class, and before that, I had never even embraced the thought of poetry. I will admit, the thing that got me hooked on writing it, was both my fear of failing - my dad would kill me,… Continue reading Haiku: My Introduction to Poetry