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TANKA TUESDAY POETRY CHALLENGE STARS | Theme Challenge: Holiday Traditions ~ Cinquain

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Last I week I challenged all of you to write a holiday themed cinquain poem with a syllable count of 2/4/6/8/2. I’m so happy you shared your holiday traditions with us. Many thanks to everyone who joined in below: 1. Padre  9. Jules (flash fiction)  17. Ruth  2. Jude  10. The Versesmith  18. kittysverses 

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#TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 208, #THEMEPROMPT

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! This weeks theme is: “Holiday Traditions” What is tradition? By definition, tradition is: The passing down of elements of a culture from generation to generation, especially by oral communication. A mode of thought or behavior followed by a people continuously from generation to generation; a custom or usage. We all celebrate different holiday traditions at this

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Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | Specific Poetry Form ~ #CinquainPoetry

There’s something special about the Cinquain form… it’s the iambic purr of just the right amount of syllables that always touches my heart. You guys outdid your self this week. I’m thrilled you love Cinquain poetry as much as I do. I’ll share some of the highlights that grabbed my attention: Joe’s Lanterne: Population David’s Triple Tetractys: It’s Only Turning

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Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 171, #SpecificForm

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! March is the first month to feature five Tuesdays. So, this is our first chance to work with a specific syllabic poetry form. Please only write your poetry in the specific form for this week. Thanks. This week’s form is: The Cinquain & It’s Variations, (excluding the Tanka) Here’s a quick review of the Cinquain forms:

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Colleen’s 2019 #Tanka Tuesday #Poet of the Week & Honorable Mention, No. 151, #SynonymsOnly

And just like that… October disappears into November Welcome to the Tanka Tuesday Poetry Recap featuring the Poet of the Week and the honorable mention poetry. If you would like to participate in this challenge, you can learn the rules in the menu item called Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Guidelines. Don’t forget the time change! I’m on Mountain Standard Time in

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Colleen’s #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge Recap “Congregate & Love,” No. 96, #SynonymsOnly

Welcome to the Tanka Tuesday Poetry Recap featuring the work of poets from around the globe. If you would like to participate in this challenge, you can learn the rules on the menu item called Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Guidelines. PLEASE NOTE: Don’t forget to count your syllables. Use this site: howmanysyllables.com. Click on the workshop tab. Then, copy and paste your

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Generations

Originally posted on Reena Saxena:
freshness being challenged by collective wisdom border line of existence battles ? life unlined by threads of experience weaves rawness in embroidered perseverance ? mature mind regrets its gutsy thoughtlessness belie self-imposed suffering stillness ? time watches amused on the sideline recurring stories of conflict sangfroid ? contact poking embers unfolding fresh meaning generating respect,…

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