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Tanka Tuesday: Constellation Trail #HaibunRead more: Tanka Tuesday: Constellation Trail #Haibun
Tanka Tuesday #224 Poet’s Choice; #Haibun #Prescott Walk #11 Constellation Trail Wide trails, narrow trails, Missed trail? Never lost — for long, Perfect wandering On a perfect February day, we were two of the few hikers wearing a coat. We found easy access to the Constellation Trail at the lower parking lot of the Phippen…
#Tanka Tuesday: #223 Pick a FlowerRead more: #Tanka Tuesday: #223 Pick a Flower
This Sunday morning I wanted to welcome you to the week through Colleen’s Tanka Tuesday theme prompt – pick a flower! Precious Poppies Traditional Haibun © 2021 Marsha Ingrao Golden beauties glow Catching sunlight in petals Close at night to store We thought we’d have to leave behind our glorious California flower when we moved…
#Tanka Tuesday: Dreams of Medical ImmortalityRead more: #Tanka Tuesday: Dreams of Medical Immortality
#TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 217 Theme – Immorality” “The purpose of life is a life with a purpose. So, I’d rather die for a cause than live a life that is worthless. Immortal Technique” Anonymous Dreams of Medical Immortality Tanka by Marsha Ingrao Living forever In fragility and pain Reconstituted from sacrificial donors grave…
Tanka Tuesday: Moving in a WeekRead more: Tanka Tuesday: Moving in a Week
WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! SENRYU IN ENGLISH: Traditional 5/7/5, Current 3/5/3, and Current 2/3/2 syllable structure. A Senryu is written about love, a personal event, and should have irony present. Preparing to move Operating by a list Can’t find my pencil *** Boxes stacked, labeled Too heavy to carry out Destructive to toes *** Garage…
#Tanka: Kittens Backward and ForwardRead more: #Tanka: Kittens Backward and Forward
Time for Colleen’s #Tanka Tuesday. This week we are working on the form #Tanka 5/7/5/7/7 Nineteen and a half Scardy, my beloved friend Woebegone, my heart A place to foster kittens Nurture, keep safe, give away Thanks for reading. For other #Tanka this week along with writing instructions Check out Colleen’s site: https://colleenchesebro.com/2020/09/29/colleens-2020-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-197-specificform-tanka/ Reminder All…
WQ #23: Outdoors Enjoying the Oceans of the WorldRead more: WQ #23: Outdoors Enjoying the Oceans of the World
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Book Tour & Review: Recreate & Celebrate by Cindy GeorgakasRead more: Book Tour & Review: Recreate & Celebrate by Cindy Georgakas
Why Review? Even though I seldom write book reviews anymore, it is my great honor to write a review for Cindy Georgakas’s book tour. I’ve known Cindy for about three years and like so many who know her, I feel like we’ve been close friends for much longer. As open as she is in her…
WQ #21: Is Being Honorable – Better Than Happiness?Read more: WQ #21: Is Being Honorable – Better Than Happiness?
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