From a wonderfully short and inspiring book, Writing Down the Bones, Natalie Goldberg puts out the challenge to write two three-lined poems (a loose definition of Haiku…) to the words Salt and Glass. No editing ~
sand glazed gums
an abhorrent floss
I appreciate the variance in flavor
Will you wipe the cloudy film from yourself?
I ache for the landscape behind you
maybe you were meant to be a wall