Tag Archive: Tanka

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge #17 – “Storm & Color”

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Nothing defines “color” better than an exquisite sunrise. Storms of war approach. Torrents fall, thunder rumbles, lightning owns the night. Victory over fears…an incomparable sunrise.  

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge #16 – BLOOM & LATE

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Bittersweet goodbye. Children wandering away, blossoms of your soul. They burst forth into the world. Too late! My tears cannot stop.  

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #15 – CHANGE & BEAUTY

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  Love appreciates beauty’s essence, ascending above life’s changes. I love the wholeness of you, in all your forms throughout life.

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #14 – LAST & NEW

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      Winter. Orange colored ornaments bow their branches waiting for release. Harvesting the last of life, I wait to blossom anew.    

#amwriting Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #13 – Warm & Cheer

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#amwriting #tanka — #Christmas everyday

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#amwriting Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #12 – Peace & Spirit

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Flesh divides our thoughts. Developed spirit transcends life’s dualities. Opposites play together, I hope to achieve that peace. –Joelle LeGendre

#amwriting Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #11 – EYES & SHELTER

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#amwriting Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #8 – THANKS & BEGINNINGS

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  My first attempt (about yesterday’s family gathering) didn’t have the words in it for Colleen’s challenge so I thought I’d write 2 tanka’s today instead.  🙂 The words below are for people who,… Continue reading

Family gathering #tanka

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Blended families feast. Loves culture knows no repast, together joyous. Generations warmth captured, future’s memories frozen.