Meet the Poet – January 2023: Ken Gierke

Welcome to Meet the Poet, a Word Craft Poetry feature written to introduce you to the poets in our writing community. What a great way to get to know more about our poets and their work. Many of our poets are also authors, teachers, chefs, accountants, and some are artists crafting their magic through watercolors orContinue reading “Meet the Poet – January 2023: Ken Gierke”

#Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Stars #SynonymsOnly

Welcome to our weekly poetry stars celebration. This week’s challenge was to choose synonyms for the words, “dawn & twilight,” using one of these forms: haiku, senryu, haiga, tanka, gogyohka, haibun, tanka prose, renga, solo renga, choka, cinquain, and its variations, Etheree, nonet, shadorma, Badger hexastich, Abhanga, & diatelle poetry. Remember, in Japanese syllabic poetry, there isContinue reading “#Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Stars #SynonymsOnly”