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 =… Continue reading

“Awakening Dawn” – A Haibun #WorldPoetryDay

Welcome to my contribution to my weekly #Poetry Challenge, where you can write your own Haiku, Tanka, or Haibun using the prompt words of earth and water. Today is #WorldPoetryDay! This week, I decided to try my hand at a Haibun. This is my first attempt, and I think I am… Continue reading

Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 26 – EARTH & WATER

Happy POETRY Tuesday everyone! And TODAY IS #WORLD POETRY DAY! 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. CONGRATULATIONS POETS! YOU’VE GRADUATED! Starting this week, we are going to try something new. You can… Continue reading

Elemental Beings

There are four elements in nature: fire, air, earth, and water. In fact, our ancient astrological signs are based on these four elements. The three fire signs are Aries, Leo, and Sagittarius. The three air signs are Libra, Aquarius, and Gemini. The three earth signs are Capricorn, Taurus, and Virgo. And… Continue reading