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Colleen’s Weekly Haiku, Tanka, Haibun Poetry Challenges

“The Celebration” – A Haibun

Welcome to my contribution to my weekly #Poetry Challenge, where you can write your own Haiku, Tanka, or Haibun using the prompt words of wish & magic. Remember, synonyms are encouraged. This week, I decided to write a Haibun with a Tanka, called “The Celebration.” Both words have many connotations. Depending […]

Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge #30 – Wish & Magic

Originally posted on Mick E Talbot Poems:
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Wish & Magic ““““““““““““““““““““““““` magic natures wish every birthday filled with joy and for the world…peace ““` a birthday woman had i the power of magic her wish my bidding what joy her dream my present happy birthday to Colleen “““““““““““““““““““` Birthdays My…

Fairy Orbs Flicker – A Tanka

Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 27 – “Light & Dark” Welcome to my contribution to my weekly #Poetry Challenge, where you can write your own Haiku, Tanka, or Haibun using the prompt words of light and dark. This week, I decided to write a Tanka. I used “darkness,” for dark, and kept […]

A New Day Dawns – A #Tanka

Focus on the image below and breathe… Use your five senses and experience a new day. Deep in the forest pine needle musk scents the air near a babbling brook. Rising dawn yellows the sky announcing a brand new day. ©2017 Colleen M. Chesebro Forest = earth, and brook = […]

When the Red Bird Sings

When the red bird sings, a soul wings to the heavens, watching all below. ©Colleen M. Chesebro Photo: courtesy of Pixabay.com   READ MORE ON SILVER’S MONTHLY FAIRY WHISPERS Sign up for my monthly newsletter where you will find exciting reads from across the web plus a few creations of […]

Freedom – A Tanka

The crisis goes on – fear mongering overflows, rage fills broken hearts. The revolution descends changing futures forever. ~Colleen Chesebro~ All of us value our free speech. It is that freedom that has allowed us to share our thoughts on our blogs and in our many writings. Writing has always […]

The Seasons of a Tree

In Spring – The Lady wears a crown of yellow blossoms whose sweet scents tease and tantalize of warmer days soon to be. By summer – Her Majesty dons her finest apparel with leaves a bright verdant green shiny with midsummer dreams. In Autumn – The Lady shows us her […]