Nirvana, #TankaTuesday

Our #TankaTuesday prompt this week is a #PhotoPrompt. Diana Peach chose the image:, compliments of “Pretty sleepy.” "Nirvana" Before you stands the door to Nirvana... Now is the time to break free from the chains that bound you to this earthly plane. Let go of all the restraints that held you back. Breathe in the… Continue reading Nirvana, #TankaTuesday

“Nectar of the Devas,” #BadgerHexastich

This week for the Tanka Tuesday poetry challenge we skipped a week... Yup, it was totally my fault. This week should have been a photo prompt. No worries, we'll do the photo prompt on March 23rd. In the meantime, our theme prompt came from Merril D. Smith, who suggested we write about immortality. What is… Continue reading “Nectar of the Devas,” #BadgerHexastich

Seeking Serenity, #Gogyohka or #Modern #Tanka

Whew! What a busy week it's been. I've struggled to find time to work on my new poetry book amid a series of events which interfered in my time, every day. Between a four-hour power outage in my neighborhood, and the daily mess and noise from a new-build next door, I'm struggling for time to… Continue reading Seeking Serenity, #Gogyohka or #Modern #Tanka