The ‘New York Times’ Turns Run-Of-The-Mill Articles Into Brilliant Haikus

04.01.13 6 years ago

Times Haiku

Launched as an April Fools’ Day joke, the Times Haiku Tumblr is actually kind of amazing. The site turns excerpts of seemingly random NYT articles into short Japanese poetry. They only put up 66 posts today but it would be great if this meme continued throughout the year. Check out a few of the highlights below.

What Pet Owners Must Do to Get New York Apartments

Times Haiku

The Doomsday Preppers of New York

Dunes and Drama on a Drive Through Oman

Times Haiku

The Fear of Surrendering Again — Modern Love

‘Life After Life,’ a Novel by Kate Atkinson

Check out more at Times Haiku.

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