In a way, haiku poems are the original 'tweets'. They're short distillations of impressions, observations and insights.
As we close out 2012, we're looking for your summary of the year in haiku form.
Just as there was plenty to tweet about in 2012, there is much that lends itself to haiku. Politics, the weather, sports, and personal trials and triumphs are rich with haiku possibilities.Vermont Poet Geof Hewitt and poet and VPR jazz host Reuben Jackson join us to talk about haiku and power of poetry.