#Weekly Tanka Prompt #Poetry Challenge – Week 113 – Poverty & Gifted

If you want to participate, here’s the link: https://ramblingsofawriter2016.com/2018/09/12/weekly-tanka-prompt-poetry-challenge-week-113-poverty-gifted/


Etheree Poetry – Syllabic Pattern: 1-2-3-4-5-6-7-8-9-10, Rhyme: None


tree knows

at its roots,

without sunshine,

soil, water and

air it cannot survive.

Endowed with mind and motion,

a human appreciates not

the gift.  His wants create poverty

where once a forest of abundance grew.



©Joelle LeGendre