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Fibonacci*

 

 

John Daleiden, US

Fibonacci and Haiku

To The Artist Poet

old friends meet
in the morning sky
sun and moon

the
art
of words
knows no bounds—
each poem like a soul,
etched in memory,
a painting—
color,
shape,
line,
and form
on pages
preserved for the eyes
of future ages.

a rose bouquet
with delicate scent
hello, old friend
 

*Fibonacci, also known as Leonardo of Pisa (c.1175 - c.1240), was born in Pisa, Italy.  He is renowned as a mathematician. His mathematical concept has been applied to the Fibonacci poetry form: the syllables of each poetry line follow the Fibonacci sequence of numbers where the next number is the sum of the previous two.

1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, ...

 

 


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