#TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 296 |Taste the Rainbow

Welcome to our weekly poetry stars' celebration. This week’s challenge was to choose a color and write our choice of syllabic poem, using a form from the cheat sheet or a syllabic form from the Poetscollective.org. Many thanks to everyone who joined in below: 1.Mindfills9.Cheryl17.Annette Rochelle Aben2.ladyleemanila10.Paula Light18.The Versesmith3.ben Alexander11.Colleen Chesebro19.Kerfe4.Padre12.AJ20.Jules5.Willowdot2113.Selma21.Ken Gierke / rivrvlogr6.Trent14.Elizabeth22.Ruth Klein7.Reena Saxena15.Ken … Continue reading #TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 296 |Taste the Rainbow

#TankaTuesday Weekly Poetry Challenge No. 296, 11/1/22: #Tastetherainbow-Color Poetry

Hello everyone. Happy November! This is the last #TastetheRainbow challenge of 2022. I'm taking December off to promote my new book: Fairies, Myths, & Magic III-A Winter Celebration, dedicated to the winter solstice. This book contains syllabic poetry, free-style poetry, short stories, and flash fiction. To be clearer... the November 29th challenge will be the … Continue reading #TankaTuesday Weekly Poetry Challenge No. 296, 11/1/22: #Tastetherainbow-Color Poetry

#TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 295 |#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 from Anita: 🔮What You Wish For🔮 Many thanks to everyone who joined in below: (I fixed Padre's link) 1.ben Alexander 6.Reena Saxena 11.Elizabeth 2.Padre 7.AJ 12.Cheryl 3.Anita … Continue reading #TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 295 |#ThemePrompt

#TANKATUESDAY Weekly #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 295, 10/25/22, #THEMEPROMPT

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Here we are for another #TankaTuesday poetry challenge! Are you ready for a theme prompt? Anita Dawes selected this month's theme: 🔮 What You Wish For? 🔮 Use the theme above to write your choice of syllabic poem. Here are some sites that will help you write your poetry and count … Continue reading #TANKATUESDAY Weekly #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 295, 10/25/22, #THEMEPROMPT

#TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 294 |#PhotoPrompt

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. © Lisa Fox: Felt Mansion This week, our challenge was to write a syllabic poem using the image provided by Lisa Fox. I liked … Continue reading #TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 294 |#PhotoPrompt

#TankaTuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 294, 10/18/22 #Ekphrastic #PhotoPrompt

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! This challenge explores Ekphrastic poetry, inspired by visual art or photographs. Lisa from TaoTalk, provided the photo for this month's challenge: © Lisa Fox, Felt Mansion Lisa said she took this image at the Felt Mansion (western Michigan) in 2020. With Halloween just around the corner, the stark imagery in this … Continue reading #TankaTuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 294, 10/18/22 #Ekphrastic #PhotoPrompt

#TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 293 | #SpecificForm-Troiku

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. Many thanks to everyone who joined in below: 1.ladyleemanila9.Li/ Lisa17.Kerfe2.ben Alexander10.Balroop Singh18.theindieshe3.Jude11.The Versesmith19.Colleen M. Chesebro4.Paula Light12.Anita Dawes20.Annette Rochelle Aben5.Laura McHarrie13.Gwen Plano21.Ruth Klein6.Reena Saxena14.s. s.22.You're next!7.Willowdot2115.Pat  8.sillyfrog16.Jules   The … Continue reading #TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 293 | #SpecificForm-Troiku

#TankaTuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 293, #SpecificForm: Troiku

WELCOME TO #TANKATUESDAY! Last month, I asked Kerfe Roig to select a syllabic form for us to learn more about. Her choice was the Troiku. FAST FACTS The Troiku is a form created by Chèvrefeuille at https://carpediemtroikuworld.blogspot.com/2015/10/welcome.html. The example for the Troiku (no kigo required in this form) example follows: First haiku: seeking knowledgegetting deeper … Continue reading #TankaTuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 293, #SpecificForm: Troiku

#TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 292 | #TastetheRainbow Color Poetry

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. Many thanks to everyone who joined in below: 1.ben Alexander8.Annette Rochelle Aben15.Anita Dawes2.Reena Saxena9.sangeetha16.D. L. Finn3.Sylvia Cognac10.theindieshe17.The Versesmith4.Eugenia11.theindieshe18.Colleen M. Chesebro5.willowdot2112.Jude19.Kerfe6.Li/ Lisa13.Jules20.Selma7.Balroop Singh14.Gwen Plano21.22.RuthLaura Make sure … Continue reading #TankaTuesday #Poetry Stars No. 292 | #TastetheRainbow Color Poetry

#TankaTuesday Weekly Poetry Challenge No. 292, 10/4/22: #Tastetherainbow-Color Poetry

Hello everyone. Happy October! My favorite month is finally here!! This week, choose your own syllabic form and a color to feature in your syllabic poem. Think about the different ways you can use color in a poem. 💜 💜 💜 Color Meanings – The Power and Symbolism of Colors Color Symbolism in Literature: What … Continue reading #TankaTuesday Weekly Poetry Challenge No. 292, 10/4/22: #Tastetherainbow-Color Poetry