Haiku Contest

Stephen Ziliak cleverly answered the question “What is statistics?” with these haikus:

What is statistics?
Making sweet sense of data
mean and variant.

Model citizens
spotting signals in the noise.
—that is statistics.

Now we would like to hear your answer! Write your own haiku telling us what statistics is and submit it with the form below. We'll share our favorite haikus on Twitter @AmstatNews and publish them in Amstat News each month. Authors can also win a cool ASA "Eat, Sleep, Statistics" T-shirt!

Submit Your Haiku