Waiting for Spring – A #Tanka

Welcome to my contribution to my weekly #Tanka Tuesday poetry challenge. This week, I tweaked the prompt word of “clouds” to “shroud,” and I left the word “spring.” Both words have many connotations. Depending on how you use your synonyms you can alter the meaning of your Tanka poetry in many… Continue reading

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge # 25 – Clouds & Spring

Happy TANKA 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. Grab a cup of Joe or a cup of tea and… Continue reading

Photo 101 Rehab: The Clinic – The Approaching Storm

This week, my contribution to Lucile Godoy’s fabulous photo rehab clinic are the following three images of storm clouds: It was about 4:00 PM in the afternoon when I took these photos with my Samsung Galaxy 5 phone-camera. The sky was dark and ominous. I was pleasantly surprised at how… Continue reading

One Word Photo Challenge – “Storm,” and “Clouds”

The lovely Jennifer Nichole Wells word for this week was “clouds.” I missed last week’s challenge which was “storm.” I am going to use both words this week in my epic photo/fiction event. The Gulf of Mexico was balmy. Heat radiated from the reflection of the sun on the waves…. Continue reading

Weekly Haiku Challenge # 9

Badge provided by DazzlingWhimsy. Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Challenge is here!  From Ronovan Writes: If you want to refresh yourselves on a bit of Haiku in English, although you do not have to stick to that particular style of Haiku, it’s just my particular style to use, click here. For… Continue reading