#TankaTuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 270 #PhotoPrompt

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! This challenge explores Ekphrastic poetry, inspired by visual art or photographs. D. L. Finn provided the photo for this month's challenge: Write your poem using a syllabic form from the cheat sheet or from the poetscollective.org/poetryforms. This is a photo, but there are some great tips in this article on how … Continue reading #TankaTuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 270 #PhotoPrompt

Meet the Poet: D. L. Finn

Welcome to Meet the Poet, a Word Craft Poetry feature written to introduce you to the poets in our writing community. This is a way to get to more about the poet and their work. Did you know many of our poets are accomplished fiction and non-fiction authors? Some of our poets are also artists, … Continue reading Meet the Poet: D. L. Finn


WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Welcome! Check out the main menu item: Poetry Book Publishing Links to find poetry book publishing links, including links to literary journals and poetry magazines accepting submissions of poetry. I update these links (sometimes daily) as I find more publishing opportunities. If you know of a link to add to this list, let … Continue reading #TANKA TUESDAY WEEKLY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 218 #EKPHRASTIC #PHOTOPROMPT


What an amazing week of poetry! What a thrill to see all your syllabic poetry choices. Here's everyone who joined in: 1.Jude12.Marsha Ingrao23.Dolores2.Jude13.anita dawes24.Pat3.Gwen Plano14.Padre25.Goutam Dutta4.Gwen Plano15.Myforever. blog26.Vashti Quiroz- Vega5.Elizabeth16.Dave Madden27.Joe Inabinette6.Trent McDonald17.s. s.28.kittysverses7.theindieshe18.Cheryl29.Linda Lee Lyberg8.willowdot2119.Jules30.Ruth Scribbles9.Tina Stewart Brakebill20.Frank J. Tassone31.H. R.R. Gorman10.Dora21.Kerfe Roig32.Ken Gierke / rivrvlogr11.D. L. Finn22.Dolores   Please note: Some of these sites are not accessible. I've even … Continue reading WEEKLY POETRY CHALLENGE STARS | CHALLENGE: No. 198, #PoetsChoice