Contributing to society with an interactive, Twitter-based haiku generator. Visit @thehaikuza on Twitter for a demo!
- Scrapes Virgin Radio's broadcast history to find recently played songs
- Creates a song-based haiku queue in Google Sheets
- Generates a haiku using the queue as a reference and posts it on Twitter
- Checks for new tweets every 5 minutes and generates a relevant haiku, if requested
- Finds all song lyrics from Lyrics Wikia
- Runs on a Raspberry Pi
How to Use
Tweet '[SONG TITLE] by [ARTIST] #haikurequest @thehaikuza' to algorithmically generate a haiku with those lyrics. Or wait every hour to see a new haikua automatically generated.
Note: As of February 17, 2016, @thehaikuza is no longer live. The Raspberry Pi it lived on has moved on to host other projects!