Paul Grant’s haiku, often declining the form’s more traditional subject matters, have a distinctly urban flavour, further emphasising how the Japanese verse form is being effortlessly absorbed into our own literature.
An empty bench
The Friday night
Trying to outrun
Haiku is now taught in the majority of schools and is a form young people readily take to and emulate.
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