Haiku, which is a Japanese form of poetry that uses a pattern of syllables in each line five, seven, five also uses references from nature, so the duo has picked the words solitude and pineapple to incorporate into the poems.
Some recent entries include Some doctors may say/ That a pineapple a day/ Keeps the hemlock away and this ditty Lonesome pineapple/ How much faster do you roll/ When you roll alone.
Winners will receive three Gnarls Barkley lithographs and bragging rights when they are announced Sunday (Feb. 11) the same day the duo is scheduled to preform at the Grammy Awards.
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