New Form: The Pareiku, from Auroras & Blossoms

The Auroras & Blossoms Poetry Journal has created a new poetry form called the pareiku. The word “pareiku” combines two concepts: ‘pareidolia’ – the tendency to perceive a specific, often meaningful image in a random or ambiguous visual pattern.‘-ku’ – a tribute to Japanese poetry forms like the haiku and tanka. The rules to create … Continue reading New Form: The Pareiku, from Auroras & Blossoms