Day: May 9, 2017

Tanka on haiku – questioning the rules of beauty

Sue shares her thoughts on writing the Japanese poetry forms. I stand corrected – she brings up excellent points about diction and pronunciation in British English vs. American English. I accept that some poets write in their native language which is then translated into English. The syllable count may be off because of the differences …

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Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 33 – CLEAN & SHARP

Happy POETRY Tuesday everyone! Are you ready to get groovy with your poetry? Then, you’re in the right place! Pull up a chair, and let’s write some poetry. All hyper-links are in purple. Image credit: Pinterest – Famous Poetry Quotes You can write your poem in one of the three forms defined below: HAIKU in …

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