Weekly Tanka Prompt #Poetry Challenge – Week 88 – Balance & Grace

If you want to participate, here’s the link:  https://ramblingsofawriter2016.com/2018/03/14/weekly-tanka-prompt-poetry-challenge-week-88-balance-grace/

Today’s madness is another Sudlak.

The cat made me do it.

Sidlak Poetry – is a structured poetry consisting of five lines with 3-5-7-9-9 syllables and a color. The last line must be a color that describes the whole poem or the feeling of the writer.




he purrs in his sleep,

balancing beauty and grace.

I wonder at his serenity,

the king on his royal orchid bed.




© Joelle LeGendre