#Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge…


Originally posted on Anita Dawes & Jaye Marie ~ Authors:
COLLEEN’S 2020 WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 190 #SYNONYMSONLY “Circled and Squared” Image by Foto-Rabe from Pixabay Timemoves inslow circlesThe brown snake coiledPatiently waitingFor his dinner to moveThe balance of life to matchThe still sleeping prey unawarethat life’s harmony will be brokenThe level of life’s tally…

hatsu arashi ~ a tanka


Originally posted on Mindfills:
angry winds spiral corralling cumulous clouds to rain down havoc Autumn squares brawny shoulder bracing for bitter onslaught *** Colleen’s Tanka Tuesdays – circled and squared – by Jules Frank J Tassone’s Haikai challenge #151 – first (autumn) storm – hatsu arashi

Fore and Aft


Originally posted on K.:
Sea, moon, sails– are words a story? Wonder.  Where. The journey ends.  Compassed and jibed.  Adrift and dreaming.  Betides. ? A shadorma for Colleen’s #tanka Tuesday, using synonyms for circled and squared, and for Sarah at dVerse who asks us to consider boats. Once again I’ve dipped into my art archives…

COLLEEN’S 2020 WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 190 #SYNONYMSONLY


Originally posted on willowdot21:
Jules, of Jules Pens Some Gems selected your words for this week. Check out this amazing list of poetry forms on her blog! Here are your two words: “Circled and Squared” Image from Pixabay HawkMoved inSpirallingTowards his prayMouse faced up to him.Their eyes met silentlyThe rodent knew the cycleOf life and the part would playStraightening…