Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - haiku Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:00:27 GMT Capture the Spirit: A Kansas Poetry Contest http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/22/Capture-the-Spirit-A-Kansas-Poetry-Contest/1849/ Everyone from cowboys to poet laureates have penned verses about Kansas, and now it’s your turn. Capture the spirit of Kansas in poetry and you might win a book from Kansas Poet Laureate, Caryn ... Thu, 22 Mar 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2012/22/Capture-the-Spirit-A-Kansas-Poetry-Contest/1849/ Kansas fans write heartfelt – and playful – haiku http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/9/Kansas-fans-write-heartfelt-and-playful-haiku/1447/ Now vote for your favorites!After receiving a dozen entries in our recent Kansas Tourism Haiku contest, we now turn the power over to you, our TravelKS Blog readers. Tell us which of the original ... Fri, 09 Dec 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/9/Kansas-fans-write-heartfelt-and-playful-haiku/1447/ Share your Kansas experiences in our haiku contest http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/17/Share-your-Kansas-experiences-in-our-haiku-contest/1321/ Pen a poem to celebrate our state!The natural environment has long inspired the Japanese. Their haiku poems are short and sweet, usually describing observations drawn from nature. In just a few ... Thu, 17 Nov 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/17/Share-your-Kansas-experiences-in-our-haiku-contest/1321/