steps counted: now fiveA couple of others followed in its wake, both meta-ku (in that they're about writing haiku):
and then adding to seven
and to five again
small things examinedThere's either nothing to this or maybe everything. I'm not serious about haiku as an art form (some would say that what I am is funnious...), in that I'm inclined to work at it, or assiduously seek out a community of the like-minded. Now and again the 5-7-5 form simply asserts itself, and I play with it for a while; then something else comes along and the senryu fairy goes into occlusion. Much the same pattern can be seen in musical and photographic enthusiasms: I prize my amateur status.
perhaps orthogonal leap