Ligo Haibun Challenge – Fantasy or Inspiration

Welcome to Ligo Haibun Challenge.

We have two topics this week. You may choose either of them for your haibun.

1.       Fantasy

“If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities.”  Said Maya Angelou

or 

2. Inspiration

It is always the simple that produces the marvellous – Amelia Barr

Hope is a waking dream – Aristotle

The rules below:

  • the haiku/collection of haiku related to the text to close. The haiku should be as      authentic as possible, with therefore no syllable count, no capitals or full stop, all ideally making 220 word max.
  • Wear the Ligo badge to the right with pride on your blog! And pin the Circle of Appreciation to your blog if you haibun is selected as a honourable mention!
  • Prizes are given on special occasions

Do add your haibun to the link collection below.


The special mentions for the previous week’s Ligo Haibun Challenge are as follows:

  1. Anelephant: A terminally ill patient lives in his make-believe world; of what he wants to see and hear. And a heart-warming haiku in the end.
  2. Sunshine: Liquor shatters happiness in a family. A realistic haibun.
  3. The other special mention to be announced shortly

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36 thoughts on “Ligo Haibun Challenge – Fantasy or Inspiration

    • Glad you liked them, kz. You may select the one you are most comfortable with. Yes, anelephant and Sunshine’s haibun were very good. In fact, all of them were well-written in terms of style and originality. Well, we are not able to decide on the third so far..

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  3. the pain from dysfunctional family members due to their addictions breaks not only the immediate members but indirectly the whole society as well. thank you so much for the kind mention here…so unexpected. i believe all the challenge entries are highlight worthy. thanks, again and to everyone: . ☼sunHUGS!!

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  9. Hi Nightlake,
    just wanted to ask you if you can update the link for the Ligo Edition logo…my image link comes up blank and goes to 404 image not found. i updated the circle of appreciation logo since you have it posted here. it now links back to your blog page instead of the previous site. thanks. ☺

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