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This Thing Called Television…Haiku


Attractive apparatus of beguiling nature;
Young minds beckoned, cajoled, confused, deceived, taunted;
Traditions changed, formed over time.

© Jacqueline Oby-Ikocha

In fulfillment of Writing 201 Poetry Day 1: Screen, Haiku, Alliteration


40 thoughts on “This Thing Called Television…Haiku

  1. Never has more sense been packed into so few words! Well done!

    Just yesterday, I was having a discussion with my colleague about the mindless content on TV today and how to protect children. It’s quite confusing that a sexual image is used to sell something as ordinary as a can of fizzy drink.

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I love it when you decorate my heart with your words..

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