Take the words “water & universe” and write a tanka poem.
English tanka poetry consists of five units, usually with the following pattern of – 5-7-5-7-7 which is syllables.
You can use the picture above, your own or no picture at all.
Copy and paste the link of your finished tanka in the comments below. I will acknowledge them the following week, also share on social networks.
My tanka poem – using the words “water & universe”.
water and sunshine
gifted for the universe
let the warmth flow
hot summers can tell a tale
beware humans don’t have gills.
Bloggers that entered “Weekly Tanka Challenge – Week 46 – “growth & wisdom”. Thank you.
The Bag Lady – A widow, handicapped, a constant writer on her blog, loves doing most things.
Mick E Talbot – He loves peace and writes interesting poetry.
Kaz – Is a grandmother raising her two grandchildren, interested in just about anything.
D Avery – Shiftnshake is the place to read more of her writing.
Reena Saxena – Founder of ReInventions — Coach, Trainer, Writer and Personal Branding Consultant.
Tucked into a Corner – Sarah is hooked on writing, now she cannot do without it.
Lynn – A poem in my pocket lady, I enjoy her poetry.
StoryTeller – Enjoys writing interesting short stories and poetry.
Sammi Scrabbles – Sammi Cox lives in the UK and loves writing, she has a new weekend writing prompt.
Susan Winter Miller – Sue’s Nook, loves writing, homeschooling mom.
There is no deadline here, if you would like to write a Tanka Poem from past weeks please do, I will add them to the appropriate week so readers can read them.
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