Horse Haiku of the Day, by Melanie laCour

Horse life in 17 syllables.

Photo: Leslie Wylie/Horse Nation

Each morning we release a fresh new horsey haiku into the Internet ether. Today’s haikus come from reader Melanie laCour from Bismarck, North Dakota.

Sun has not risen

Temp is at eighteen below

Time to muck these stalls


Photo: Leslie Wylie/Horse Nation

Good luck with that, Melanie! As a southern hot-house flower myself I have no idea how you folks up there do it.

Before we head out, one more for haiku from all of us here at Horse Nation:

Send us your haikus

5-7-5, it’s easy

Horse Nation needs you

Email your own horse haiku (a three-line poem with 5-7-5 syllables per line) to [email protected]. Include a photo of your haiku’s equine inspiration if you like!

Go Riding.


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