18 June 2013: From the warm subterranean halls of Hashigo zake cult beer bar, another new release haiku courtesy of the Jesuit and his fellow beer rustlers.
With just enough Thirsties in attendance to establish a quorum, we were lucky to put together any kind of verse, fortunately Greasylightbulb was favoured by the Muse. To whit,
Baylands Brewing Black IPA (6% ABV)
Fresh out of Newlands
Warming up for Darkest Night
Food match: rock oyster pie, BBQ
It’s the kind of beer you have when: it’s cold and blustery outside, watching a waka struggle off Island Bay.
n. pl. haiku also hai·kus
1. A Japanese lyric verse form having three unrhymed lines of five, seven, and five syllables, traditionally invoking an aspect of nature or the seasons.
2. A poem written in this form.