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

“The Vitality of Words,” A Tanka

This week for my Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge, I used the word "drives," for vigor, and "vitality" for the word, energy. I chose these words to show how fun it could be to use words that have a similar meaning or connotation in your poetry. I usually like to use opposites because that gives us … Continue reading “The Vitality of Words,” A Tanka

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 100, “Poet’s Choice of Words”

Help Me Celebrate our 100th Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge! Thank you for your participation! Fall is in the air here in the mountains of Colorado and I saw snow on the mountain peaks Sunday morning. It's my favorite time of the year and today is our 100th poetry challenge. How cool is that? As a … Continue reading Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 100, “Poet’s Choice of Words”