Colleen’s #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge Recap No. 101, “Finish & Plan”, #SynonymsOnly

Welcome to the Tanka Tuesday Poetry Recap featuring the work of poets from around the globe. If you would like to participate in this challenge, you can learn the rules on the menu item called Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Guidelines. PLEASE NOTE: Don’t forget to count your syllables. Use this site:… Continue reading

Silver’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #4 PASSION & CHEER

Happy 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. Here are some great sites that will help you write your Tanka…. Continue reading

“The Battle Begins,” A Haiku

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RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #90 Friend & Shiver

This week’s haiku challenge prompt words from Ronovan are “friend and shiver.” Friend = ally and Shiver = quake. Since I missed last week’s challenge, I thought I had better get this up early. I am in the full flush of spring fever! I love spring! Today, on my walk… Continue reading

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #88 Lift & Plan

Each week, Ron of Ronovan Writes gives us an opportunity to spread our “poetry” wings in the form of a haiku. Did you know that writing poetry makes you a better writer? Read about that here. Ron supplies the prompt words and we take it from there. This week the… Continue reading

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #87 Class & Firm

I really love my Haiku Thursday’s when I take the time to dabble in some micro poetry inspired by prompt words from Ronovan Writes. This week, our words are: “class and firm.” I used panache for “class” and fixed for “firm.” I am calling this haiku: “Vintage Memories” Happy Thursday… Continue reading

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #84 Milk & Smooth

It has been a busy few weeks and I hated missing my favorite challenge, Ronovan’s Haiku Prompt Challenge. This week he gives us the words milk and smooth. My delicate fairies are never far from my heart. I hear their songs upon the breeze… Here is the – “Fairy Dance.”… Continue reading

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #82 Star & Child

Ronovan is on a roll this year choosing words for our haiku’s that give us the opportunity to go a multitude of different ways! This week we have the words, “star,” and “child.” It seemed appropriate then, to name this haiku, “Star Child.” I love this haiku! It tells a… Continue reading

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #81 Trill & Final

Ronovan has chosen some interesting words this week to use in our haiku’s: trill, and final. I used “quaver,” for trill and “ultimate,” for final. I have been working like crazy on my book, The Swamp Fairy. Many of the haiku I share have found their way into my book… Continue reading

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #80 Style & Fresh

Ronovan, from Ronovan Writes, hosts a weekly Haiku Challenge each week. His prompt words this week were: “style and fresh.” I used “alert,” for fresh and kept the word style. “The Lacemaker” She traps and ensnares – alert only to her craft, spinning her rare style. *** Thanks for stopping… Continue reading