Analysis of the Haiku structure
her long fingernails drum
with the rain
ses longs ongles tambourinent
avec la pluie
Heather Madrone, USA
autumn rain sound cold nail
Structure of this haiku.
Used techniques :
* association - Associations.
Images in association. Interaction comes from the sharing of only a part of the semes. However, the relationship is stronger than in the juxtaposition that places images side by side without semantic relationships (sharing of semes) between them.
ex: fireworks (small dots - luminous - close - ephemeral) and
stars (small dots - bright - distant - eternal)
Here, the association is based on the first two elements of description (semes)
Effects: liadyn - Binding with dynamics effects
At the level: 2-prof - Deep level
Deep and non explicit structures, active objects of the unconscious.
Description level: 5-strp - Deep structure (schemas, patterns, cultural, associations, similarities)
* meteo - Meteo used to create an atmosphere.
Use in a haiku segment of a reference to the weather (weather conditions) that provides more than just the mention of the weather as a background. The reference refers to a state of weather that has physical (cold rain, sudden hail, frost,...) or psychological (overcast sky, storm warning, sultry afternoon...) effects. These effects are mainly felt through the skin (contact, temperature,...); which connects the author/reader to the World (his direct environment).
The mentioned weather and its effects share a set of semes (brutality, unpredictability, "cold", psychologically oppressive climate,...) with the situation experienced by the author.
A sudden and unpleasant change of situation shares semes (brutality, unpredictability, impact) with a sudden storm, hail, cold rain. A hard time to live, a disappointment, with a cold rain. An overcast weather before the rain shares with a moment when we fear the occurrence of events that we fear.
Although the meteo is often used as a marker (kigo - word of season), it sometimes brings more than just the place in the season or the context of the moment.
Effects: liasen - Binding with sensorial feelings.
At the level: 1-surf - Surface level
Discourse, surface structures, content, subject, style.
Description level: 3-suj - Subject, content
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