Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 55 – Energy & Temperature


Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 55  – Energy & Temperature

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Simple Guidelines.

Using the words “energy & temperature” and write a tanka poem.

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

The first three lines (5/7/5) are the upper phase. This upper stage is where you create an image in your reader’s mind.

The last two lines (7/7) of a Tanka poem are called the lower phase.  The final two lines should express the poet’s ideas about the image that was created in the three lines above.

Not sure of your Syllable count? Check Here

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 “energy & temperature”.

beating wings humming
food scarce go into torpor
energy conserve
reduced body temperature
the feeling of winter time

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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Bloggers that entered “Weekly Tanka Challenge” Week 54 Domesticated & Wild 19 July 2017. Thank you.

Mick E Talbot    He loves peace and writes interesting poetry.

Joelle LeGendre – Two on a Rant, only on her own at the moment.

The Bag Lady – A widow, handicapped, a constant writer on her blog, loves doing most things.

Reena SaxenaFounder of ReInventions — Coach, Trainer, Writer and Personal Branding Consultant

Tucked into a Corner – Sarah is hooked on writing, now she cannot do without it.

Sarah Whiley – She writes short stories, poems, interesting website

Miriam Hurdle – A very active writer on WordPress, writes about many subjects

Charmedchaos – Musings of Life, interesting poetry, short stories

Bronx Beyond Borders – Interesting writer, check her out she may surprise you.

 Jessica / MerryMoonChild. Started her blog because she loves to write.

Sammi Scrabbles – Sammi Cox lives in the UK and loves writing, she has a new weekend writing prompt.

Edwin Ronald Lambert – He is a 20 years old college student, and lives in Aluva, Kerala in India.

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