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Tag: Colleen’s Tanka Tuesday

  • Simple ~ a nonet

    Simple human joy dances carefreecolouring every breath with lifeas Spring blossoms just for funand laughter comes undoneshowering the daywith free wishesfor you totreasuretime Colleen Cheesebro’s Tanka Tuesdays – Ekphrastic , OLN dVerse

  • Teal ~ a Fibonacci Sapta

    tealtilestemperedtrianglestantalizinglytessellate into twenty-onetrapeziums on sacred temple floor*** Mindfills for Colleen’s Tanka Tuesday Challenge – To invent a new poetry form –  Fibonacci Sapta ~ a syllabic poetry form with syllables 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13 ~ corresponding to the first seven numbers in the Fibonacci series. The poem must mention, or refer to, a […]

  • winds ~ a haiku

    winds in still-lifeushering hats and clouds greener pastures await Mindfills for Colleen Cheesebro’s Tanka Tuesdays – green, Eugi’s weekly prompt – Still life, dVerse poetics Ekphrastic – March winds Also posted in the future 😉 for dVerse – poetry on hats

  • shy ~ haiku sequence

    shy spring bloomsfanning themselves with bee’s wings~ fall for honeytrapsummer gossip heatscoolest flower wins grand prize~ instagram pictureswedding bells fade outchill air fills in-between space ~ winter hibernates Mindfills for Tanka Tuesdays – Transitions

  • crinkled ~ a haiku

    crinkled rose petals swept away by summer haze~ yesterday brings forth Mindfills for Colleen’s Tanka Tuesdays, dVerse’s Tuesday Poetics – after Valentine’s

  • The narcissist ~ an abhanga

    This is the only truthin My opinionAll are in unisonfor ‘All’ is Me Mindfills for Eugi’s weekly prompt – unison, FOWC – opinion, Colleen Cheesebro’s Tanka Tuesdays – poetry form ~ abhanga Abhanga, “the completion” is a stanzaic form commonly used for devotional poetic composition although it has also been used for cynicism, satire and […]

  • snowflakes ~ a haiku

    snowflakes on sunflowersrogue winter bending the rules to melt spring’s heart Colleen Cheesebro’s Tanka Tuesdays ~ haiku, Ronovan Writes haiku – bend and heart

  • skyburst ~ a haiku

    skyburst of fireworkscelebrating new born starsnowflake watches rapt Mindfills for Colleen Cheesebro’s Tanka Tuesdays – theme prompt – festive by Eugi

  • white clouds ~ a butterfly cinquain

    white cloudsconcoct daydreamswith everything on topa home,a love, a song that goespop! c’mon! do a jiggity jigeven the sky’s no limitcoz daydreams docome true*** Mindfills for Sadje’s wdys, Colleen Cheesebro’s Tanka Tuesdays – butterfly cinquain 2,4,6,8,2,8,6,4,2 + include a colour

  • evening ~ an imayo

    evening unfurls parasolstriped pink and orange mountain looks up adoringopening his armsletting swathes of dusk’s desiressplay and play his slopes~ what colours the night may bringcan just wait awhile*** Mindfills of s.s. for Colleen’s Tanka Tuesdays synonyms only – twilight (evening, dusk) and hue (colour) , word choice by Willow, in imayo – a Japanese […]