Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 184, #SpecificForm

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! It's the fifth Tuesday of the month! This is our chance to work with a specific syllabic poetry form. Take this opportunity to learn more about the particular form. This week's form is: Haibun Here's a quick review of the Haibun form which consists of prose and at least one Haiku. … Continue reading Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 184, #SpecificForm

Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | Theme Prompt: @SCVincent

Pat R. from last month’s challenge picked this month's theme. I know this challenge was difficult! Congratulations to everyone who took part. You stepped up and met the challenge head-on! Bravo to you all! This month’s theme prompt: “…In the world’s broad field of battle, In the bivouac of Life,Be not like dumb, driven cattle! Be … Continue reading Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | Theme Prompt: @SCVincent

Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | #PhotoPrompt No. 182

Thanks everyone for the lovely poetry dedicated to my new writing muse, Freyja. I've decided to create a collage of poems, along with the author's names, and a photo of Freyja that I can frame and hang in my creative room. I'll work on that this week and share it in a post. Frank J. … Continue reading Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | #PhotoPrompt No. 182

Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | Synonyms Only, No. 181: Anita Dawes

What a crazy week it's been. I'm glad to put last week behind me. I had computer issues and then WiFi issues! WordPress has been slow and unresponsive. I finally changed my browser to Firefox so I could finish this post. Everything seems unstable. Hopefully, everything works again... Fingers crossed. Sorry, it took me so … Continue reading Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | Synonyms Only, No. 181: Anita Dawes

Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 181 #SynonymsOnly

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Here are your two words, provided by Linda Lee Lyberg: "Nimble & Enigma" On the Monday before the next challenge, I'll select a poem and share it on my blog as part of the Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars. Whoever I pick will choose the words for next month's challenge! PLEASE support … Continue reading Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 181 #SynonymsOnly

Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | No. 180, Poet’s Choice

Thank you so much for all the poetry this week. It's been fabulous! Did anyone have issues with Mr. Linky? Most of the responses have been favorable, as the widget makes finding the poems easier. Don't forget to look for the link in each post. Just add the URL of your published post. Now, you … Continue reading Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | No. 180, Poet’s Choice

Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | Theme Prompt, No. 179: Shakespeare Quote

HAPPY JUNE! The use of Mr. Linky has made finding the poems easier. Don't forget to look for the linkup at the bottom of each challenge post. Make sure to add the URL of your published post. Now, you can go back to the challenge post, click on Mr. Linky and see all the other … Continue reading Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | Theme Prompt, No. 179: Shakespeare Quote