Wordle-Ku

How we got here.

Step 1: Wordle’s color palette of grey, green, and yellow suggested Japanese scroll paintings of mist on green mountains. That, in turn, inspired haiku

Step 2: it occurred to me to extend the rules so that instead of 5/7/5 syllables, the syllable count should be determined by the number of correct letters in each line.

Step 3: Laura added a rule for lines with no correct letters. The word for that line should be nothing, nowhere, emptiness, blank, or…

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Berkeley Backpacking Biz Lifer, System Builder, Coder, Community Organizer, Music and Evolutionary Biology Geek. Sign up and my projects at http://altabor.org/

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Alan Tabor

Alan Tabor

Berkeley Backpacking Biz Lifer, System Builder, Coder, Community Organizer, Music and Evolutionary Biology Geek. Sign up and my projects at http://altabor.org/