Cool, soft to the touch
Smooth, yielding and flexible
You can create much


An original haiku by
Khor Hui Min
19 July 2014


Poetic style

This poem is a rhyming haiku. A haiku does not actually have to rhyme, but if one fancies a challenge, try rhyming line 1 with line 3.

A haiku consists of 3 lines and 17 syllables. Each line has a set number of syllables.
Line 1 – 5 syllables
Line 2 – 7 syllables
Line 3 – 5 syllables

To read up about haiku, visit the Young Writers’ Website.