Joe ~ #Tanka #Poem

Rich, bold and luring
Invigorating body
Stimulates my mind

The moment my lips touch
Sweet, creamy heat in my cup

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Gone Fishing 🎣 # Haiku #Tanka

A gentle lapping
Breaks daily monotony
Against calm lakeshore

– Haiku

A gentle lapping
Breaks daily monotony
Against calm lakeshore

Vacation hooked and baited
Nature’s wild, a peaceful feast

– Tanka

 

In response to Ronovan Writes – Haiku challenge #171 using the words = Lake & Calm.

Hate Crimes – #Tanka

Towering over,
ill placed egos swell with pride
while victims cower

suffering from their birth rights
subject to fearful hate crimes


In response to weekly prompt (hate and pride) challenge #45 here: https://butismileanyway.com/2017/08/08/colleens-weekly-poetry-challenge-45-haiku-hate-pride/

Painted Ladies

Glamorous it seems
from the eyes of a young child
taught to cover up

~

Accentuating
their natural-born beauty
artistically

~

Sashay Shante, Queens
Sis’ of Perpetual Sin
spreading awareness

2012 AIDS Fundraiser

 


Last week, I stumbled upon the below  site hosting weekly Haiku prompts, and thought fun. This week, I decided to give it a go by using the words as the title with 3 different views in the form of Haiku.

RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #161 Painted&Lady