oil is but black gold
if you mine
The poetic form involved here is a Senryu. Senryu is Japanese haikai form. It’s similar to the haiku, but the association here is with life and emotions, rather than nature. Like haiku, the form is 17 syllables or under, written usually in three lines.
Shared with Haiku Heights ~&~ Haiku My Heart and Open Link Night.
(June 9th, 2012)