Using the words “shelter & contentment” 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.
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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 “shelter & contentment ”.
the comforts of life
humans or pets require warmth
desire for food and shelter
simple life, contentment comes
Bloggers that entered “Weekly Tanka Challenge – Week 47 – “water & universe”. Thank you.
Kaz – Is a grandmother raising her two grandchildren, interested in just about anything.
Mick E Talbot – He loves peace and writes interesting poetry.
The Bag Lady – A widow, handicapped, a constant writer on her blog, loves doing most things.
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.
Marie – She is a teacher at a local primary school where she is a governor.
StoryTeller – Enjoys writing interesting short stories and poetry.
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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