Tanka : Dance to the Dawn

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morning happiness
nature’s dance to early dawn
smoke signals danger
tiny window of warning
assumptions of safety flies

tanka by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

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References:

Week 98 – Happiness & Nature
Weekly Tanka Prompt Poetry Challenge
Ramblings of a Writer

Day 23. Window of warning
May Writing Prompts
Putting My Feet in the Dirt

Assumption
Daily Prompts
Daily Post

 

Tummy Tuesday : miso soup

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wasabi, ginger
the coolness of sashimi
miso soup, shoyu

senryu by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

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Haiku : lies

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soft leathery lies
timeworn falsehood told back then
small cracks splits granite

haiku by M. Nakazato LaFreniere


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Reference:

leathery lies
May monthly prompts
putting my feet in the dirt

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Tanka : take a seat

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plop down on a squab
rest beneath a gambrel’s beam
an air con’s cool breeze
door splits summer heat outside
sip iced liquid for a spell

tanka by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

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Tanka : what spell is this

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one part bottled bliss
add an ounce or two of Spring
stir in bubbling heat
set aside complications
sprinkle laughter and a wink

tanka by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

Ok, just for fun.  What do you think this spell is for?

 

References:

Bottled bliss
May Writing Prompts
Putting My Feet in the Dirt

Complication
daily prompts
daily post

Spring
Weekly Weather
Tourmaline

Haiku : bouquet & greenery

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feasting on bouquets
greenery all aflutter
happy dance of spring

haiku by M. Nakazato LaFreniere

Reference:

©2018 photograph by M. LaFreniere
Butterflies at Tucson Botanical Gardens

Week 97 – Bouquet & Greenery
Weekly Tanka Prompt Poetry Challenge
Ramblings of a Writer