Colleen's Weekly Poetry Challenges

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenges No. 114, 115, & 116 #SynonymsOnly

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I'm going to take some much needed time off to celebrate Yuletide, starting today, December 11 - December 31st, 2018. There will be NO challenges or recaps until January 1, 2019. However, I know some of you will want to continue writing your weekly poetry. So, I've listed out the… Continue reading Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenges No. 114, 115, & 116 #SynonymsOnly

Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge Recaps

Colleen’s #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge, “Inspiration & Plan,” No. 93 Recap, #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. Each week, I like to highlight a poet who I call the Poet of the Week,… Continue reading Colleen’s #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge, “Inspiration & Plan,” No. 93 Recap, #SynonymsOnly

Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge Recaps

Colleen’s #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE, “Dignity & Success,” NO. 84 RECAP, #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. Each week, I like to highlight a poet who I call the Poet of the… Continue reading Colleen’s #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE, “Dignity & Success,” NO. 84 RECAP, #SYNONYMSONLY

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Colleen’s 2018 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 82 – BELONG & DREAM #SynonymsOnly

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I’m glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some poetry? HERE’S THE CATCH: You can’t use the prompt words! SYNONYMS ONLY! I hope you will support the other poets with visits to blogs and by leaving comments. Sharing each other’s work on social media is always nice too. Opportunities… Continue reading Colleen’s 2018 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 82 – BELONG & DREAM #SynonymsOnly

Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge Recaps

#TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE, “Celebrate & Sing,” NO. 82 RECAP, #SYNONYMSONLY

Welcome to the Tanka Tuesday Poetry Recap featuring the poetry 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. Each week, I like to highlight a poet, called the Poet of the Week, that I… Continue reading #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE, “Celebrate & Sing,” NO. 82 RECAP, #SYNONYMSONLY

Colleen's Weekly Poetry Challenges

Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Tuesday Challenge Recap & A Month of November Poetry Prompts

Happy Halloween WELCOME TO POETRY TUESDAY! I've had a brilliant idea concerning the poetry challenge for November 2017. Today, I will give you five weeks' worth of prompt words. (I won't be doing another post until December 5th so that I can participate in NanoWritMo). That way you can still carry on with your poetry.… Continue reading Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Tuesday Challenge Recap & A Month of November Poetry Prompts

Colleen's Weekly Poetry Challenges

How to Write a Haibun In English

As many of you already know, I love structured poetry. This includes the Haiku, the Tanka, and the Haibun. I like to think of myself as a student of these poetic forms. Learning to write them correctly is an art form in itself. I think that's what appeals to me the most, the arrangement of… Continue reading How to Write a Haibun In English

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Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge No. 52 ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL #Haiku #Tanka #Haibun: “SPIRIT & JOY”

Happy POETRY Tuesday everyone! Are you ready to get groovy with your poetry? Then, you're in the right place! Do you know what today is? It's our Anniversary! We've been writing Haiku, Tanka, and Haibun for one year now! After you write today's poem, you will have written 52 poems. That's enough to fill a book… Continue reading Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge No. 52 ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL #Haiku #Tanka #Haibun: “SPIRIT & JOY”