Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 166, #ThemePrompt

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Challenge Badge It's the fourth week of the month! Ken Gierke selected this month's theme prompt. On the Monday before the next challenge, I'll select someone to choose next month's theme. Have fun! Don't forget to send me poetry examples for my poetry book. I'll need: Tanka, Gogyohka, Haibun, Cinquain (all … Continue reading Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 166, #ThemePrompt

Reblog: Evening: A Mirror Cinquain | Padre’s Ramblings

Padre was the first to respond this week to Ritu's fabulous photo. His Mirror Cinquain has been on my mind all week. Where I saw shadows and mystery, Padre saw a normal evening in the suburbs. Padre, you can pick the photo image for next month's challenge. Please email me at tankatuesdaypoetry@gmail.com with your photo. … Continue reading Reblog: Evening: A Mirror Cinquain | Padre’s Ramblings

ReShare from Writing to be Read | Meet poet and writer Colleen Chesebro

I spent some time today with Kaye Lynn Booth & Robbie Cheadle talking about my favorite subject next to faeries ~ POETRY! Many thanks to these lovely ladies for their hospitality. Posted: February 22, 2020 | Author: robbiesinspiration  Treasuring Poetry Today, I am delighted to welcome poet, author and blogger Colleen Chesebro to the Treasury Poetry series. The aim … Continue reading ReShare from Writing to be Read | Meet poet and writer Colleen Chesebro

Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 165 #PhotoPrompt

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! It's the third week of the month! Time for a #PhotoPrompt I selected Ritu Bhathal from last month's challenge to pick the photo for this month. She has provided the following image. Please include the copyright when sharing this image on your blog. Image Credit: © Ritu Bhathal What emotions do … Continue reading Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 165 #PhotoPrompt

Reblog: My Take | Ruth Scribbles

Ruth, I've selected you to pick the syllables for next month's challenge! Please email me at tankatuesdaypoetry@gmail.com with your two words a week before the synonyms only challenge. Have fun and pick some great words. Ruth wrote a perfect Gogyohka poem featured below. Notice how she wrote with breathy phrases. Please click the link below … Continue reading Reblog: My Take | Ruth Scribbles

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

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! It's the second week of the month! That means Synonyms ONLY! I’ll pick a the two words for you to write about for this month. On the Monday before the next challenge, I’ll select someone to choose next month’s two synonyms. Here are your two words: Love & Harmony PLEASE don't … Continue reading Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 164 #SynonymsOnly

Black Cockatoo (draw a bird day) | by Kerfe Roig

Kerfe shared an excellent drawing of a Cockatoo and a Traditional Haiku. Combined together, I would say this poem qualifies as a Haiga poem. I've added her to my Weekly Poetry Stars! Make sure and stop by and say hello. When you examine her poetry, the Haiku is the focus, although the meaning of the bird's … Continue reading Black Cockatoo (draw a bird day) | by Kerfe Roig

Beyond | by Annette Rochelle Aben

Annette Rochelle Aben has written her first Gogyohka! Her poem addition to the weekly challenge rates her a place as one of our poetry stars! Please stop by and tell her hello! Image by Bertsz from Pixabay View from the windowFrosted trees and bushesBlue peeks through white cloudsImagination removes the glassThe soul flies with the … Continue reading Beyond | by Annette Rochelle Aben

Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 163, #Poet’sChoice

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! It's the first of the month and you know what that means! Poets, choose your own syllabic poetry form, theme, words, images, etc. It's up to you! PLEASE support the other poets by visiting blogs and leaving comments. Peer reviews help poets perfect their writing craft. Remember... sharing is caring. For … Continue reading Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 163, #Poet’sChoice

ReBLOG | lights slowly dimming ~ senryū | Rivrvlgr

Many thanks to everyone who participated in the weekly poetry challenge. You're all amazing! Ken Gierke, aka RIVRVLOGR, I've selected you to pick the theme for the March 2020 #ThemePrompt. Please email me at tankatuesdaypoetry@gmail.com before next month's challenge. Have fun and be creative. lights slowly dimming ~ senryū lights slowly dimmingaging parent’s shallow breathsnew grandchild … Continue reading ReBLOG | lights slowly dimming ~ senryū | Rivrvlgr