NaPoWriMo 2022/TankaTuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 270 #PhotoPrompt

This challenge explores Ekphrastic poetry, inspired by visual art or photographs. D. L. Finn provided the photo for this month’s challenge I have attempted a Garland Cinquain Harmony blue surfinfinite depthsteeming with so much life-symbiotic vibrant clusterblossoms deep calmits all aroundplayfully gambollingdiving into deep dark depths yetundrowned freedomabounds unchainedwaltzing to nature's rhythmresonating harmonic notesgentle fearlessto speak their mindsmelodious whistlingonly… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 2022/TankaTuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 270 #PhotoPrompt

NaPoWriMo 2022-Soul Sonnet

Today's challenge is to write a curtal sonnet. This is a variation on the classic 14-line sonnet. The curtal sonnet form was developed by Gerard Manley Hopkins, and he used it for what is probably his most famous poem, “Pied Beauty.” A curtal sonnet has eleven lines, instead of the usual fourteen, and the last line… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 2022-Soul Sonnet

TankaTuesday 2/8/22 #Poetry Challenge No. 260, #SpecificForm: Abhanga

My kind of love my kind of love aglowswhen shaded shadows diein obsidian skyundauntedly my kind of love dances-a wild dandelionfloating to Oriona microcosm my kind of love's dulcetnotes of mirthful tremblemake fears disassemblein wild tempests Via : https://wp.me/p4xNpg-cT7

TankaTuesday Weekly Poetry Challenge No. 259: #Tastetherainbow-Color Poetry

My colour is Yellow and I have worked on a sequence of three Gogyohkas traces yellowed with timeimprinted on potted dusty roads under flaxen trees lutueous leaves shed now embalmed in time's relicimages yellowed for time mellowedripened under life's blazing sunspring at different sightsstill dancing in delightnow I am there no more life sallowed in… Continue reading TankaTuesday Weekly Poetry Challenge No. 259: #Tastetherainbow-Color Poetry