#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 writing … Continue 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, I … Continue 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 light … Continue 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 brevity … Continue 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 each … Continue 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 like … Continue 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." Make … Continue reading RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #75 Charm & Look