Courtesy of my good friend and fellow bibliophile and author Charlotte, I learned about a great website today. It’s called Word Spy. If you enjoy discovering interesting ways to combine letters, check it out. One of the selections on its “most popular” list is a new one for me – nerdku. It’s defined as a haiku with “a scientific or technical theme” or one “that relates to a work of science fiction or fantasy.” Read about the more traditional Japanese offering of haiku at Poets.org, the website for the Academy of American Poets. These three-line poems with five, seven and five syllables per line, are fun to create. IRead More →