2020 WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 204, #THEMEPROMPT

This month’s theme is a haiku written by Sue Vincent: clouds cover the moon, beyond dawn's pale horizon sun rises unseen ©2020 Sue Vincent I have written a Tanka on the prompt. My unseen fears thrive Shrouded deep in soul’s cavern Darting shady angst Only to break my slumber A fragile veiled qualm shatters. Via… Continue reading 2020 WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 204, #THEMEPROMPT

COLLEEN’S 2020 WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 195 #EKPHRASTIC #PHOTOPROMPT

Image credit:  Unsplash, and the photographer is Wolfgang Hasselmann It’s the third week of the month! Time for an Ekphrastic #PhotoPrompt This challenge explores Ekphrastic writing inspired by visual art (photographs). Lisa Thompson, from last month’s challenge, has provided the photo for this month’s challenge I have used this lovely picture to pen a Tanka. My heart is a cacheOf… Continue reading COLLEEN’S 2020 WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 195 #EKPHRASTIC #PHOTOPROMPT

Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 168 #SynonymsOnly

I have written Tanka and my synonyms for Comfort and Worn are Happiness and Jaded Life Mesmerising A plethora of choices Jaded souls spellbound Happiness shrouded in grey Souls surf in a deep hushed lull. Via: https://colleenchesebro.com/2020/03/10/colleens-2020-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-168-synonymsonly/

Colleen’s 2020 Weekly#Tanka Tuesday#Poetry Challenge No.164#Synonyms Only

I have written a Tanka using synonyms Passion and Peace for Love and Harmony I shed tears of grief I see bloodshed all around Passion for bloodshed Peace throttled hard at the noose Eden now a tinderbox. Via : https://colleenchesebro.com/2020/02/11/colleens-2020-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-164-synonymsonly/

Colleen’s2020 Weekly#Tanka Tuesday#Poetry Challenge No. 160# Synonyms only

My synonyms for Calm and Present are serene and today. I have written a Tanka. Life I am sad today Forlorn feelings in my soul But my smile serene Dark clouds glare in stormy skies Sun's silver lining still there. Via : https://colleenchesebro.com/2020/01/14/colleens-2020-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-160-synonymsonly/