12 Apr '12, 4pm

It’s been way too long / since Grist’s last haiku contest / We’re here to fix that #Gristku #EarthDay

It’s been way too long / since Grist’s last haiku contest / We’re here to fix that #Gristku #EarthDay

For Earth Day, let’s get haiku together By Scott Rosenberg (Photo by Chris Coomber.) It’s been way too long since Grist’s last haiku contest. We’re here to fix that. Last time, we emerged with Grist’s official haiku . Here it is for you: A frog in water doesn’t feel it boil in time. Dude, we are that frog. A fine haiku! Sure, some may impugn its science . We love its koan- like flash of insight. It served us well for years. But its work here is done. This Earth Day, Grist plans To christen a new poem. Will you help us out? The earth’s future could hang on the syllables of your five-seven-five. Send us your haiku! Email them to us right here. Or just tweet them out. (The hashtag “#gristku” Will insure that we see them.) Here’s inspiration in a video from haiku master Dylan Tweney. Now go write! Who knows? Your words, too, might end up immortalized On a Grist T-shirt. Read m...

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