Welcome to our weekly poetry stars’ celebration. This week’s challenge was everyone’s favorite: Poet’s Choice! I asked you to write your poetry using one of these forms: haiku, senryu, haiga, tanka, gogyohka, haibun, tanka prose, renga, solo renga, chōka, cinquain, and its variations, Etheree, nonet, shadorma, Badger hexastich, Abhanga, diatelle, the Kerf poetry, and any of the syllabic forms from the Poetscollective.org. As a bonus, I included the option to write freestyle poetry as long as you added one syllabic form with your poem.
Many thanks to everyone who joined in below:
|2.||anita dawes||9.||Jude||16.||Goutam Dutta|
|4.||Laura McHarrie||11.||Annette Rochelle Aben||18.||D.G. Kaye|
|5.||Jules||12.||Balroop Singh||19.||Sally Cronin|
|6.||Donna Matthews||13.||Gwen Plano||20.||You’re next!|
What a fabulous collection of poetry! There is something here for everyone! Thanks for loving this syllabic poetry as much as I do. I appreciate all of you. ❤
Jules and I are excited to share the cover of the First Edition of Word Weaving, a Word Craft Journal of Syllabic Verse. The Kindle copy will be available for preorder on September 1, 2021, for delivery on October 1st, 2021. The print edition will release October 1, 2021. The proceeds from this journal will go to fund a Poetry Contest on Word Craft: Prose & Poetry to be announced at a later date. ❤
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See you tomorrow for the new challenge!