Competition: Haiku Makes Me Ya-Hoo

Finished
Haiku Makes Me Ya-Hoo

Art in the written word is all about self-expression. To some, doing what they are good at, regardless of what it is, is also a form of artistic expression. Qel-Droma is a family of criminals. Crime truly can be a form of Art.

For this competition, write a Haiku about the criminal lifestyle of your character. If they aren’t a criminal, write a Haiku as to why that is.

Rules:

  • The Haiku must meet the 5-7-5 syllable requirement

  • The Haiku may be multi-stanza, just make sure to follow the rule above

  • Do Not Plagiarize your work, or the work of others.

Grading

Grading will be based on:

  • Creativity

  • Originality

  • Spelling/Grammar

  • Adherence to the prompt

In addition to bragging rights, each entry will receive 1 participation point toward the container competition. The top three placements will receive additional bonus points, as follows:

  • 1st place: 1 participation point
  • 2nd place: 0.5 participation point
  • 3rd place: 0.25 participation point
Competition Information
Parent Competition
The Great Ship Heist
Organized by
Colonel Rhylance
Running time
2019-04-08 until 2019-04-15 (8 days)
Target Unit
House Qel-Droma
Competition Type
Poetry
Awards
Fourth Level Crescents
Participants
6 subscribers, of which 6 have participated.
Results
Member
Mystic Eilen Jath
Textual submission

I'm not a slicer!
What do you mean, explosives?
Uhh-- That bag's not mine.

Placement
1st place
Member
Mystic Leeadra Halcyon
Textual submission

The criminal life
May suit some of my comrades
But it's not my style

It was once my dream
To serve justice and bring peace
But this pays better

Placement
2nd place
Member
Seer Tali Sroka
Submission
Seer Tali Sroka opted out of publishing her submission.
Placement
3rd place
Member
Captain Emere Galo
Textual submission

Murder on the street
There goes another body
It's criminal life

Placement
No placement
Member
Warrior Alaisy Tir’eivra
Textual submission

Shinies and stealing,
A ship we will have today.
Parties and drinking!

Placement
No placement
Member
Battlemaster Magik
Submission
Battlemaster Magik opted out of publishing his submission.
Placement
No placement