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Learn Haiku through Cartoons

Old Pond Comics is a comic strip featuring two frogs: Master Kawazu (the frog who inspired Basho's most famous haiku poem) and his young apprentice Kaeru.

Since 2007, Old Pond Comics delights poets of all levels by illustrating famous haiku poems, poking fun at haiku rules, and following the adventures of a young haiku apprentice.

What better way to learn and teach haiku than through cartoons? Start reading ยป