Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 71 – Beauty & Wild

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 71 – Beauty & Wild

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#NanoPoblano 2017 – Day 15

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Simple Guidelines.

Using the words “beauty & wild” 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

  1. 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 “Beauty & Wild”.

sheltering beauty
butterflies venturing out
exploring new life
viewing amazing insects
always excites my wild heart

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.

Bloggers that entered “Weekly Tanka Challenge” Week 70 – Mystery & Dreams – 8 November 2017

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

Frank J Tassone – Writer, Teacher, Husband and father, he has a Haijin in Action blog

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

Somawrites is a blog that is borne out of the need to prove, that one can actually escape their comfort zone if you put your mind to it

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

D. Avery – owner of Shiftnshake enjoys kayaking, biking, reading and she say’s she sometimes write.

Sarah Whiley She writes short stories, poems, and has a weekly challenge for writers, interesting website, this week her post is titled – Relive.

Charmedchaos – Musings of Life, interesting poetry, short stories

Vandana – her website title is Feelings and Freedom, she likes reading, writing, music, and nature it shows on her blogs. Check it out please.

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Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 69 – Prepare & Surprises

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#NanoPoblano 2017 – Day 1

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Simple Guidelines.

Using the words “prepare & surprises” 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

  1. You can use the picture below, 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.

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My tanka poem  – using the words “prepare & surprises”.

sun breaking through clouds
storm approaching from the north
prepare for more rain
a new day brings surprises
the harshness of nature  shows

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.

Bloggers that entered “Weekly Tanka Challenge” Week 68 – Medals & Memories – 25 October 2017. Thank you.

Frank J Tassone – Writer, Teacher, Husband and father, he has a Haijin in Action blog

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

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

Vivian Zems – She is living her passion – reading and writing.

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

Miriam Hurdle – Shower of Blessings lady a very active writer on WordPress, writes about many subjects.

All about Writing and more – Advice, Challenges, Poetry, and prose – Thanks for the reblog.

Charmedchaos – Musings of Life, interesting poetry, short stories

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 68 – Medals & Memories

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 68 – Medals & Memories

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Simple Guidelines.

Using the words “medals & memories” 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

  1. 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 “medals & memories”.

keepsakes and memories
medals jewelry displays
buyers love to view
lifetime of saving nicknacks
have few to show of glory

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.

Bloggers that entered “Weekly Tanka Challenge” Week 67 – Landscape & Artwork – 18 October 2017. Thank you.

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

Frank J Tassone – Writer, Teacher, Husband and father, he has a Haijin in Action blog

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

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

Sarah Whiley She writes short stories, poems, and has a weekly challenge for writers, interesting website.

Petru JviljoenShe is an artist that prefers to work with oil paints but works with others, new at writing, new website, please have a look.

Charmedchaos – Musings of Life, interesting poetry, short stories

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 67 – Landscape & Artwork

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Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 67 – Landscape & Artwork

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Simple Guidelines.

Using the words “landscape & artwork” 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

  1. 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 “landscape & artwork”.

old fashion artwork
landscape outstanding painting
family having fun
like my family memories
in years gone by – missing now

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.

Bloggers that entered “Weekly Tanka Challenge” Week 66 – Beauty & Dreams – 11 October 2017. Thank you

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

Michele Vecchitto – Love and Life… the second time around

Frank J Tassone – Writer, Teacher, Husband and father, he has a Haijin in Action blog

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

Charmedchaos – Musings of Life, interesting poetry, short stories

Vandana – her website title – Feelings and Freedom, she likes Reading, Writing, Music, And Nature it shows in her blogs. Check it out, please.

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

StoryTeller Enjoys writing interesting short stories and poetry.

Sarah Whiley – She writes short stories, poems, and has a weekly challenge for writers, interesting website.

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 66 – Beauty & Dreams

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Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 66 – Beauty & Dreams

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Simple Guidelines.

Using the words “beauty & dreams” 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 “beauty & dreams”.

beauty in heaven
mythological paintings
angels survive there
dreams do come true just believe
hopefully, I will find out

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.

Bloggers that entered “Weekly Tanka Challenge” Week 65 – Dancing & Freedom – 4 October 2017.

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

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

Frank J Tassone – Writer, Teacher, Husband and father, he has a Haijin in Action blog

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

Vivian Zems – Author of “Smell the coffee web blog” lady of many talents.

Charmedchaos – Musings of Life, interesting poetry, short stories

Miriam Hurdle – Shower of Blessings lady a very active writer on WordPress, writes about many subjects.

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 65 – Dancing & Freedom

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Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 65 – Dancing & Freedom

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Simple Guidelines.

Using the words “dancing & freedom” 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

  1. 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 “dancing & freedom”.

lover of dancing
swinging and floating so high
just like the fairies
only memories in my heart
legs no longer have freedom

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.

Bloggers that entered “Weekly Tanka Challenge” Week 64 – Surrounded & History – 27 September 2017.

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

Frank J Tassone – Writer, Teacher, Husband and father, he has a Haijin in Action blog

Lynn – A poem in my pocket lady, I enjoy her poetry.

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.

Sarah Whiley – She writes short stories, poems, weekly challenge for writers, interesting website

Charmedchaos – Musings of Life, interesting poetry, short stories

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 64 – Surrounded & History

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Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 64 – Surrounded & History

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Simple Guidelines.

Using the words “surrounded & history” 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 “surrounded & history”.

holy ancient church
foundation history was built
christians would worship
surrounded by growing bush
years of worshiping within

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.

Bloggers that entered “Weekly Tanka Challenge” Week 63 – Playful & Cold – 20 September 2017.

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

Frank J Tassone – Writer, Teacher, Husband and father, he has a Haijin in Action blog

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

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

Sarah Whiley – She writes short stories, poems, weekly challenge for writers, interesting website

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

Miriam Hurdle – Shower of Blessings lady a very active writer on WordPress, writes about many subjects.

In Emma’s World  a twenty-something graduate of almost four years, now in the working world.

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 63 – Playful & Cold

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Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 63 – Playful & Cold

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Simple Guidelines.

Using the words “playful & cold” 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 “playful & cold”.

playful little cub
frolicking around with mom
enjoying crisp snow
love to join in on the fun
but old bones ache with the cold

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.

Bloggers that entered “Weekly Tanka Challenge” Week 62 – Mirror & Fun – 13 September 2017.

Miriam Hurdle – Shower of Blessings lady a very active writer on WordPress, writes about many subjects.

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

Sarah Whiley – She writes short stories, poems, weekly challenge for writers, interesting website

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

In Emma’s World   a twenty-something graduate of almost four years, now in the working world.

Night Unlatched – Writings, Raven-hued & Redeemed

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

Charmedchaos – Musings of Life, interesting poetry, short stories

Reblog – Thankyou Frank.

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 62 – Mirror & Fun

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Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 62 – Mirror & Fun

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Simple Guidelines.

Using the words “mirror & fun” 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 “mirror & fun”.

in and out folks go
entertainment with mirrors
fun for all enjoy
just like the first day at school
lost and not sure where to go

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.

Bloggers that entered “Weekly Tanka Challenge” Week 61 – Explosion & Blocked – 6 September 2017.

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

Mick E Talbot – He loves peace and writes interesting poetry, also has his own challenge.

Mick E Talbot 2 – He loves peace and writes interesting poetry, also has his own challenge.

Reena Saxena – Founder of ReInventions — Coach, Trainer, Writer and Personal Branding Consultant

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

Miriam Hurdle – Shower of Blessings lady a very active writer on WordPress, writes about many subjects.

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

Susmita Mukherjee – Attempts at creative writing – nice lady

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

Night Unlatched – Writings, Raven-hued & Redeemed

In Emma’s World  a twenty-something graduate of almost four years, now in the working world.

Charmedchaos – Musings of Life, interesting poetry, short stories

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

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 61 – Explosion & Blocked

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Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 61 – Explosion & Blocked

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Simple Guidelines.

Using the words “explosion & blocked” 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 “explosion & blocked”.

fire in the forest
look out may be explosion
move or get blocked in
burning trees have no mercy
they dissolve with a sizzle.

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.

Bloggers that entered “Weekly Tanka Challenge” Week 60 – Space & Dream 30 August 2017.

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

Mick E Talbot    He loves peace and writes interesting poetry, also has his own challenge.

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

Susmita Mukherjee – Attempts at creative writing – nice lady

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

Miriam Hurdle – Shower of Blessings lady a very active writer on WordPress, writes about many subjects.

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

Charmedchaos – Musings of Life, interesting poetry, short stories

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.

Night Unlatched – Writings, Raven-hued & Redeemed