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Lune

Lune (Short form invented by poet Robert Kelly in the 1960s due to his dissatisfaction with the Western use of the haiku)

Form: 13 syllables arranged in three lines:

Line 1 = 5 syllables

Line 2 = 3 syllables

Line 3 = 5 syllables

Variation created by Jack Collom flips the pattern and uses words instead of syllables to determine form:

Line 1 = 3 words

Line 2 = 5 words

Line 3 = 3 words