Syllabic Poetry FormS for TANKA TUESDAY ON Word Craft ~ Prose & Poetry

It’s time for a refresher! This tutorial will help poets acquaint themselves with the different forms to use for our Weekly Tanka Tuesday Syllabic Poetry Challenge: haiku, senryu, haiga, tanka, gogyohka, haibun, tanka prose, renga, solo-renga, cinquain and its variations, Etheree, nonet, and shadorma. (updated 11/27/2020) This form is located on… Continue reading

“Melancholy Autumn,” #Haiku

This week’s theme for our poetry challenge is a haiku written by Sue Vincent: clouds cover the moon, beyond dawn’s pale horizon sun rises unseen ©2020 Sue Vincent The idea is to use Sue’s haiku as inspiration for your own syllabic poetry. Remember, in this challenge we can use any… Continue reading