Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge Week 4 – Explore & Beautiful

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Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge Week 4 – Explore & Beautiful

The Guidelines are simple.

Take the two words “Explore and Beautiful and write a Tanka Poetry.

Tanka consists of five units, usually with the following pattern of    5-7-5-7-7 which is syllables.

This is for the readers that haven’t tried writing a Tanka and don’t understand how to write one.

Line 1 – 5 syllables, Line 2 – 7 syllables, Line 3 – 5 syllables, Line 4 – 7 syllables, Line 5 – 7 syllables.

What is a syllable?

  1. a unit of pronunciation having one vowel sound, with or without surrounding consonants, forming the whole or a part of a word; for example, there are two syllables in water and three in inferno.
  2. You can use the picture above , which will give you a vision using the words

Copy and paste your link of your finished Tanka poetry into the comments below, so we can all go and visit your site to see what you have done.

Here is my Tanka Poetry, using the picture above you may use it also. Please do write one.

Not raining today

Why can’t I go and explore

That’s what dogs enjoy

No need to be shut in here

On such a beautiful day

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