by Rolf Nelson

Haikus are easy
But sometimes they don't make sense
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Threadless shirt slogan. Of course, this is not a haiku, but merely a comment about haiku. Counting syllables does not a haiku make. So, ahem, maybe they are not as easy as this T-shirt would have us believe. See my essay on plagiarism of this poem at
“Haikus are Easy . . . to Plagiarize.”     +     +     +     +