haikubes 007I got these for Christmas; 63 cubes with a word written on each of five of the sides, the sixth side being blank. Two of the cubes are slightly different; together they make a phrase such as “a reflection on my future” “a desire for my work life” “a regret about my childhood”. The idea is to roll these two cubes to give you a theme or direction, then roll all the other cubes and make up a haiku from what presents itself. It is not as easy as it sounds.

This evening I gave it a try and these are my first efforts:

haikubes 006008004Thanks Lorna and James – great gift!



2 thoughts on “Haikubes

  1. That pain in the ass at work! January 4, 2014 / 6:26 pm

    Knew they were your perfect gift as soon as I saw them. xxx

    • Bridget January 4, 2014 / 7:21 pm

      You are so insightful (and clever) x

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