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I'm not an expert in poetry styles, but I believe the latter is commonly referred to as a Cinquain
Do you see the pattern?
Used for butterflies and heart shapes.
You can use this pattern in many ways:
2, 4, 6, 8, 2 (if side by side with a second, it can make a spade)
2, 8, 6, 4, 2 (if side by side with a second, it can make a heart)
2, 4, 6, 8, 2, 8, 6, 4, 2
Also can be used with words instead of syllables
Cinquain's don't often rhyme...
Haiku is the 5, 7, 5 (syllables)
Describing the universe
Stars adrift in space
Again, usually non-rhyming.
Haiku's often describe things in nature with two parts... I'm sure others can describe this more elaborately but this is a simple start.
And again, you can use the pattern in several ways (although they are no longer a true 'haiku')
5, 7, 5, 7, 7 (Tanka)
5, 7, 5, 7, 5
3, 5, 3 (I like this one)
Also, if you use the 'search' button and look up 'Haiku' you'll find many examples... the one I wrote last was 'Haiku: Numbers' but lots of excellent haiku's have been written by various poets for your perusal on this site.
This thread caught my attention. I remember my high school days in an English class. Anyway, As far as I know there are no particular rules for writing haiku although it has same structures. For information and guidelines, you may want to read about : How to write Haiku?