Welcome to Day 3 of Back to Sporcle Week!
During Back to Sporcle Week, we fill you in on what transpired at Sporcle over the summer. (If you’re just joining us, check out the posts from Day 1 and 2: New Features & Sporcle’s Top Summer Games.)
But Back to Sporcle Week isn’t just about us. It’s also about YOU, our users!
Last year’s haiku contest was such a success, we’re goin’ for round 2. Show off your creative chops by submitting a Sporcle-themed haiku.
What is haiku?
Haiku is a form of Japanese poetry consisting of 17 syllables (also known as on or morae). There are three lines, consisting of 5, 7, and 5 syllables. Haiku is known for juxtaposing–or placing next to each other–two contrasting images.
There are numerous tutorials on how to write haiku, for example this one. There are no tutorials on writing a Sporcle haiku. But we’re quite friendly and accepting.
– Write an original haiku related in some way to Sporcle.
– Post your username and haiku in the comments section of this post
– The winning poems will be posted on the Sporcle Facebook page
Need inspiration? Check out the comments section from last year’s haiku contest.