#TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 286 |#ThemePrompt

Welcome to our weekly poetry stars’ celebration. This week’s challenge was to write our choice of syllabic poem, using a form from the cheat sheet or a syllabic form from the Poetscollective.org using the theme of “Lessons from Nature,” suggested by Sarah. Happy Birthday Tanka Tuesday! On August 27th, we’ve completed our sixth year of writingContinue reading “#TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 286 |#ThemePrompt”

Silver’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #4 PASSION & CHEER

Happy Tuesday everyone! Welcome to the TANKA CAFÉ. Are you ready to get groovy with your poetry? Then, you’re in the right place! Pull up a chair, order some coffee or tea and let’s write some TANKA poetry. Here are some great sites that will help you write your Tanka. thesaurus.com For Synonyms and Antonyms.Continue reading “Silver’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #4 PASSION & CHEER”

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #90 Friend & Shiver

This week’s haiku challenge prompt words from Ronovan are “friend and shiver.” Friend = ally and Shiver = quake. Since I missed last week’s challenge, I thought I had better get this up early. I am in the full flush of spring fever! I love spring! Today, on my walk with Sugar and Spice, IContinue reading “RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #90 Friend & Shiver”

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #87 Class & Firm

I really love my Haiku Thursday’s when I take the time to dabble in some micro poetry inspired by prompt words from Ronovan Writes. This week, our words are: “class and firm.” I used panache for “class” and fixed for “firm.” I am calling this haiku: “Vintage Memories” Happy Thursday everyone! See you soon…

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #84 Milk & Smooth

It has been a busy few weeks and I hated missing my favorite challenge, Ronovan’s Haiku Prompt Challenge. This week he gives us the words milk and smooth. My delicate fairies are never far from my heart. I hear their songs upon the breeze… Here is the – “Fairy Dance.” Milk white orb of lightContinue reading “RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #84 Milk & Smooth”

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #82 Star & Child

Ronovan is on a roll this year choosing words for our haiku’s that give us the opportunity to go a multitude of different ways! This week we have the words, “star,” and “child.” It seemed appropriate then, to name this haiku, “Star Child.” I love this haiku! It tells a mini-story just with the brevityContinue reading “RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #82 Star & Child”

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #81 Trill & Final

Ronovan has chosen some interesting words this week to use in our haiku’s: trill, and final. I used “quaver,” for trill and “ultimate,” for final. I have been working like crazy on my book, The Swamp Fairy. Many of the haiku I share have found their way into my book at the beginning of eachContinue reading “RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #81 Trill & Final”

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #80 Style & Fresh

Ronovan, from Ronovan Writes, hosts a weekly Haiku Challenge each week. His prompt words this week were: “style and fresh.” I used “alert,” for fresh and kept the word style. “The Lacemaker” She traps and ensnares – alert only to her craft, spinning her rare style. *** Thanks for stopping by. If you would likeContinue reading “RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #80 Style & Fresh”

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #75 Charm & Look

Ronovan gives us some stupendous words again this week: “charm and look.” I love all the meanings of these words and how versatile they are. In addition, we are asked to use opposites. Ronovan says: “If your first sentence is about how lovely something is, the second sentences should be how horrible it is.” MakeContinue reading “RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #75 Charm & Look”