Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge No. 48 #Haiku #Tanka #Haibun: STONE & TURN

Happy POETRY Tuesday everyone! Are you ready to get groovy with your poetry? Then, you’re in the right place! Pull up a chair, and let’s write some poetry.   Image credit: PictureQuotes.com For Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge you can write your poem in one of the three forms defined below: HAIKU in English TANKA in English […]

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Colleen’s #Book #Reviews – “The House on Candlewick Lane,” by Author, Amy M. Reade

Title: The House on Candlewick Lane, A Malice Novel Amazon Author Page: Amy M. Reade File Size: 1272 KB Print Length: 263 Pages Publisher: Lyrical Underground Publication Date: February 7, 2017 Sold By: Amazon Digital Services LLC Language: English ASIN:  B01FBZXR3K ISBN-10: 1516100174 ISBN-13: 978-1516100170 Formats: Paperback and Kindle Goodreads Genres: Women’s Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Crime, Kidnapping, Gothic Mystery IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS: It is every parent’s worst nightmare. […]

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How to Write a Tanka Poem in English

As many of you already know, I love structured poetry. This includes the Haiku, the Tanka, and the Haibun. I like to think of myself as a student of these poetic forms. Learning to write them correctly is an art form in itself. I think that’s what appeals to me the most, the arrangement of […]

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“The Wraith,” A #Haiku

Welcome to my contribution to my Weekly Poetry Challenge, where you can write your own Haiku, Tanka, or Haibun using the prompt words of “shadow & light.” I used “wraith” for shadow, and used “wispy” for light. Image credit: KOAA Colorado Springs – Eclipse Causes Temperatures Swings in Colorado A wispy presence – with the pale form […]

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