The aspiring novelist – haiku challenge

Rare, indeed, is he

Who can accept a critique

Of his art with grace.

It is rarely done

Well, said his harsh judge, for once

In full agreement.

This is part of Ronovan’s Haiku challenge #32

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About TanGental

My name is Geoff Le Pard. Once I was a lawyer; now I am a writer. I've published four books - Dead Flies and Sherry Trifle, My Father and Other Liars, Salisbury Square and Buster & Moo. In addition I have published two anthologies of short stories, Life, in a Grain of Sand and Life in a Flash. More will appear soon, including a memoir of my mother's last years. I will try and continue to blog regularly at geofflepard.com about whatever takes my fancy. I hope it does yours too. These are my thoughts and no one else is to blame. If you want to nab anything I post, please acknowledge where it came from.
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7 Responses to The aspiring novelist – haiku challenge

  1. Norah says:

    A double haiku? That’s rare. But I won’t be a harsh critic. I think you have done well. 🙂

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  2. Ronovan says:

    Like reading a passage of a novel. Greatly enjoyed it and shared it. Loved the wording and how it all flowed. If this is how your books are then I am envious.

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  4. I really enjoyed the flow of this and the idea presented is so accurate and cleverly expressed in so few words, yet doesn’t feel like some are missing out of necessity to fit Haiku criteria. Well done.

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