What is Photo Haiku?

What is Photo Haiku?

If you are new to the world of Haiku or are a seasoned poet in Haiku, you are sure to gain some beautiful composition through utilizing Photo Haiku in your practice, art, and life. Let us begin simple first.

Haiku Structure:

3 Lines

17 Syllables

-5 Syllables-

-7 Syllables-

-5 Syllables-

Photo Haiku Structure:

3 Lines

17 Syllables

PLUS Photograph, Painting, Image – The image can be overlayed, side by side, inside the poem, outside the poem, or anywhere to give the full effect of the art

-5 Syllables-

-7 Syllables-

-5 Syllables-

Wholeness by Olivia Tatara All rights Reserved Awakened Haiku 2017

Photo Haiku adds an extra layer of dimension to the overall meaning of the short Haiku poem. Adding an image, photograph, or illustration to the haiku poem gives the message from the artist a deeper meaning and gives the reader more room for discussion when interpreting the composition.

Photo Haiku and overall haiku composition are very healing forms of poetry. These poems contain a dominant impression to invoke emotional clearing and an empathy reaction to connect the reader and poet to the magic of the natural world and lessons and wonders human experience. Images added to the poems in Photo Haiku add a visual connection to the written word, which makes this process of discovery, catharsis, and emotional clearing more effective.

 

Fairy Haiku by Olivia Tatara All rights Reserved Awakened Haiku 2017 What is Photo Haiku What is Photo Haiku?
Fairy Haiku by Olivia Tatara

 

Photo Haiku


What is Photo Haiku? Photo Haiku has become widely popular in western culture over the past few decades. Photo haiku is the art of adding an image, photograph, or illustration to the written haiku poem for a deeper visual approach and added dimension to the composition. Photo Haiku adds an extra layer of dimension to the overall meaning being portrayed by the artist. By using two different mediums, the artist/poet can convey their ideas and personal expression to the audience and intrigue more people about the work than with just a poem or photograph alone.

Photo Haiku adds an extra layer of dimension to the overall meaning of the short poem. Adding an image or photograph to the poems gives the message from the composer a deeper meaning and gives the reader more room for interpretation and discussion. Haiku is also a very healing form of poetry. These poems contain a dominant impression revolving around nature, life, and universal truth to invoke emotional clearing and empathy with the reader. This artistic combination connects the reader and poet to the magic and wonders of the natural world and human experiences.

Images added to the poems in Photo Haiku add a visual connection to the written word, which makes this process of discovery, catharsis, and emotional clearing more effective to both the reader and composer.

Check out a few of my Photo Haiku below:

 

Dawn by Olivia Tatara All rights Reserved Awakened Haiku 2017 What is Photo Haiku?
Dawn by Olivia Tatara

 

Ancient Universe by Olivia Tatara All rights Reserved Awakened Haiku 2017 What is Photo Haiku?
Ancient Universe by Olivia Tatara

 

Madness by Olivia Tatara All rights Reserved Awakened Haiku 2017 What is Photo Haiku?
Time by Olivia Tatara

 

 

Yin Yang by Olivia Tatara All rights Reserved Awakened Haiku 2017 What is Photo Haiku?
Yin Yang by Olivia Tatara

 

For more of Photo Haiku and a deeper experience with the energy healing properties of Haiku, please check out my books ‘Love Haiku‘, ‘Cosmic Haiku‘, ‘Power Haiku’, Famous Haiku’ and more now available on Amazon.com. Details are below.

 
 

Love Haiku

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By Olivia Tatara

Price: $24.69

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The art of haiku allows the reader and composer to be fully in the moment when experiencing the beauty and simplicity life has to offer. Take a journey into the deepest part of your heart and transform the way you view yourself.   I have compiled various photo haiku in this book “Love Haiku” to allow the energy to flow from my heart to yours.

This book is meant to be read over and over again to encourage proper transmutation of pure heart energy to your soul. The art accompanied by the haiku act as a visual representation of the feelings and words described in this book. Allow my haiku to speak to you in whatever way will change your life for the better. Whatever speaks to you, may you receive the blessing.   Sit back, relax, and allow me to take you on a soul journey.  

“Come, join me on a journey of light and love to bring you back to you.

Cosmic Haiku

By Olivia Tatara

Price: $24.33

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The art of haiku allows the reader and composer to be fully in the moment when experiencing the beauty and simplicity life has to offer. The art of haiku allows the reader and composer to be fully in the moment when experiencing the beauty and simplicity life has to offer. Travel into the stars and discover things about your origin, and travel into your own spirit and get a feel for a higher vibration.

This gateway will allow you to discover your inner truths and experience life differently.May you connect with the poems and images in this book and feel the energy flowing in from the Universe to open your crown and begin your transformation. With an open heart, you are ready for the cosmic energy.  

For questions and distribution inquiries, please email awakenedhaiku@gmail.com.

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