“Blood Moon Rising,” A Tanka

For my Weekly Poetry Challenge this week, I wrote a Tanka poem about the blood moon eclipse which will take place tomorrow, July 27th, 2018. I used "wisdom," for beliefs, and "odd" for strange. There has been some speculation about this particular celestial event, as it is the longest eclipse, lasting in excess of six … Continue reading “Blood Moon Rising,” A Tanka

“Sultry Summer Nights,” A Butterfly Cinquain

This week for my Weekly Poetry Challenge, I decided to get creative. I used "hex" for the word, bewitch, and "jewel" for the word, treasure. Love poetry can be the most fulfilling type of poetry to write. No matter how many syllables, love and passion always find expression. I like dabbling with illusionary words. Less … Continue reading “Sultry Summer Nights,” A Butterfly Cinquain