Conversations With Colleen: Meet Author & Poet, Frank Prem

Hello everyone! This week I'm thrilled to bring you a poet that I met in Robbie Cheadle's Poetry Sharing Facebook Group by the name of Frank Prem. When I asked him to pick three or four questions from my huge list HERE, he readily agreed! We all aspire to be successful authors and the best … Continue reading Conversations With Colleen: Meet Author & Poet, Frank Prem

Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 124 #SynonymsOnly

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some syllabic poetry? Here are your two words for this week: Game & Trouble HERE’S THE CATCH: You can’t use the prompt words! SYNONYMS ONLY! Except for the first challenge of the month ~ then, the poets get to choose their own … Continue reading Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 124 #SynonymsOnly

Conversations With Colleen: Meet Author, Joy Lennick

Hello everyone! This week I'm thrilled to bring you another new author, Joy Lennick, who I had the pleasure of getting to know through this interview. I asked her to pick three or four questions from my huge list HERE. We all aspire to be successful authors and one of the best ways to learn … Continue reading Conversations With Colleen: Meet Author, Joy Lennick

Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 123 #SynonymsOnly

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some syllabic poetry? Here are your two words for this week: Meaning & Passion HERE’S THE CATCH: You can’t use the prompt words! SYNONYMS ONLY! Except for the first challenge of the month ~ then, the poets get to choose their own … Continue reading Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 123 #SynonymsOnly

Colleen’s 2019 #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge Recap No. 122, Poet’s Choice of Words

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 in the menu item called Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Guidelines. PLEASE NOTE: Don't forget to count your syllables. Use this site: howmanysyllables.com. Click on the workshop tab. … Continue reading Colleen’s 2019 #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge Recap No. 122, Poet’s Choice of Words

Conversations With Colleen: Meet Author, Victoria Zigler

Hello everyone! This week I'm thrilled to bring you an amazing author, Victoria (Tori) Zigler. I asked her to pick three or four questions from my huge list HERE. We all aspire to be successful authors and the best way to learn some of the tricks of the trade is to ask questions.  Tori is visually … Continue reading Conversations With Colleen: Meet Author, Victoria Zigler

Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 122

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some syllabic poetry? Valentine's Day isn't far off. This is your opportunity to write all that love poetry you've been saving. Go ahead... May the muse be with you. ❤ It's the first challenge of the month which means … Continue reading Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 122

How to Create Haiga Poetry

Gorgeous Colorado! Since so many poets are inspired by photos, drawings, paintings, or other images when they compose their poetry, I wanted to add the "Haiga," a dramatic poetic form to my weekly syllabic poetry challenge starting the first week of February 2019. So, for the new challenge posted on 2/5/19, this will be another … Continue reading How to Create Haiga Poetry