Haiku

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We’re giving away a book pack for our AwardsDaily giveaway.  To get the pack, please write a haiku of this silly season.  Remember, they are five syllables, then seven, then five!  We are giving away Matt Zoller Seitz’ new Wes ...

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AD makes haikus Clever words strung together. Let’s see what you do. A Haiku is defined by three lines. The first line has five syllables. The second line has seven syllables and the third line has five syllables. Ideally, these ...

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What do you hope to see happen on Thursday?  We’re giving away the Django Unchained soundtrack for the best haiku. Or you can just enter for fun.  I’ll start.  Five syllables, seven syllables, five syllables. Got it. Friends with a ...

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As you know you must stick to the format — and that is three lines, with 5, 7, 5 syllables in each respectively.  Five for the first line, seven for the second and then five again for the third.  We ...

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Rigorous wordplay Turns adversity to verse; Squabbles sound sweeter. My favorite thing about haiku contests is how they ask that we carefully consider our wording so all the clashing opinions find the same rhythm in a harmonious chorus. I was ...
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It’s all come down to this, Oscar watchers. We are entering the fertile period where implantation has either taken place or not. If it has, there will be nominations aplenty.¬† In honor of the day, as is tradition around here, ...

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We’re all a little worse for the wear this year. But let’s try to perk ourselves up with a little Haiku. A haiku is a non-rhymed verse genre.There are 5 syllables in the first sentence, 7 in the second and ...

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The haiku is an Awards Daily/Oscarwatch tradition. The haiku is a three line, seventeen syllable poem, with perfect thoughts per line and each line containing the syllable pattern: 5, 7, 5. I’ll start. AD fight to death, Sandra versus Meryl ...

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It’s an annual tradition by now. We like to do Haiku twice. Once for the Globes and once for Oscar. The Haiku for this will follow the 5,7,5 syllable pattern and ideally each line is its own little thought. I’ll ...

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More Haiku from Clarence: Ask America – Did anyone see the nominees for this year? Young and fresh… Oscars Travel down the garden path A bit desperate Actors perform in The year of the biopic Uninspiring Three lines. Five syllables, ...

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It suddenly got very serious, didn’t it? The other shoe dropped and suddenly all the fun was gone from the Oscar race. Let’s liven it up with a little haiku and a No Guts, No Glory. First, the haiku–five syllables, ...

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