Today is "Clean Up Your Room Day"...
I hate cleaning my room, but I like a clean room. I also don't mind a messy one, though. There is some comfort provided by a lived-in home.
Ah, my house is a mess, my desk is a mess...
But sometimes I like it, I guess.
The Sedoka is an unrhymed poem made up of two three-line katauta with the following syllable counts: 5/7/7, 5/7/7.
A Sedoka, pair of katauta as a single poem, may address the same subject from differing perspectives.
Katauta is an unrhymed three-line poem the following syllable counts: 5/7/7.
So, here is my Sedoka to a cluttered room:
This room is a mess
The clutter overtaking
The sanity of my realm;
This room is a nest
Where sanity is restored
At an untidy day's end.