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This week Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 99, the prompt words are “Change & Defy,” #SynonymsOnly
The cold in winter
calls the Mother Earth to shift,
holds energy, to
bring forth life and beauty
in the wake of sunny spring.
The two prompt words for this week’s challenge are: “Love & Time,” #SynonymsOnly. I use Moment for Time and Passion for Love.
Head meets the heart
Ignites zealous passion
A journey of fulfillment just
Please read this fun summer-theme poetry activity. You have a chance to win a prize. Submit by August 31, 2018.
Hello Everyone, it’s time to do this again!
Are you a poet? Do you enjoy writing poems until your heart is sore or until it soars?
I’ve held a poetry contest once before and I absolutely adored it! It was a blast and I got to meet tons of amazing poets and bloggers. For my current followers, you may have noticed an influx of poetry appearing on my own blog lately. What can I say, it’s simply flowing out of me! Anyhow, I am so excited to hold an “End of Summer Poetry Contest.” Unlike my first Poetry Contest, this contest is themed!
*Please be sure to read all of the rules, otherwise your poem may not be eligible!*
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Image of unknown
distant yet familiar, that
Attracts my desire
Focus on the stepping stones
Trust brings my feet close to you
This poem contributes to Debbie’s Forgiving Fridays
Thank you, Colleen, for choosing me to be the poet of the week. Please head over to read other poets’ creative poems. ❤
Welcome to the Tanka Tuesday Poetry Recap featuring the work of poets from around the globe. If you would like to participate in this challenge, you can learn the rules on the menu item called Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Guidelines.
Each week, I like to highlight a poet who I call the Poet of the Week, who has shared an exceptional message, or shown an impassioned creativity through words or form. Poetry is all about perception, so don’t be shocked if you don’t feel the same way about a poem that I do. ❤
I was drawn to this Cinquain because of the simplicity of the words describing a rose. What really surprised me was her choice of the word, “chroma,” which means purity or intensity of color.
That one word makes this…
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For Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge, #Synonyms Only, I use Charming for Bewitch and Mystery for Treasure.
Delicate soft petals
Unfolding inner mystery