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Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 45 – #Haiku #Haibun or #Tanka: Hate & Pride

Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 45 – #Haiku #Haibun or #Tanka: Hate & Pride Confidence – by Teresa Dean Smeigh August 2017 I am confident that my life will change for good – my pride will make it

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Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 19 – Earth & Nature

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 19 – Earth & Nature Nature by Teresa Smeigh September 2016 Earth dries around me. Slowly drying up oceans. Water drying up. Mother Nature’ lost control, A planet dying. Rules: Simple Guidelines. Take the two words … Continue reading

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Silver’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #5 SHAPES & HEART

Silver’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #5 SHAPES & HEART “Pleasing to My Eyes” by Teresa Smeigh October 2016 Shapes everywhere, Pleasing to the heart and eyes. Your mind absorbs them. Pleasing shapes available. For all to enjoy always.

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#Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 15 – Crystal & Clear

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 15 – crystal and clear The Pond by Teresa Smeigh October 2016 The water is clear, Cool to the touch, crystal clear. I could watch for hours. All that goes on underneath, Lots of … Continue reading

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Silver’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #4 Passion & Cheer

Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #4 Passion & Cheer Depression by Teresa Smeigh October 2016 I’ve lost my passion. Where is my life full of cheer? Why must I be sad? Depression lowers spirit. Go away depression. Teresa (Tessa) Dean Smeigh -Advocate For … Continue reading

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Silver’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #3 Hope & Wait

Silver’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #3 Hope & Wait My Sweet Lover by Teresa Smeigh October 2016 I wait for my love. Our hope brings us together. Love is in the air. Come to me, my sweet lover. I have missed … Continue reading

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Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 14 – Pathway & Experience

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 14 – Pathway & Experience Experience by Teresa Smeigh September 2016 The pathway to life, Experience helps us learn. You must not give up. Use your life experience, To keep you on the pathway. Rules: Simple … Continue reading

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Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 13 – swell and foam (Tanka)

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 13 – swell and foam Gentle Waves by Teresa Smeigh September 2016 The swell of water rolls, Gently over my bare feet. The foam disappears back into the sea slowly, As another gently rolls in. … Continue reading

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Silver’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #1 Harvest & Moon

Silver’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #1 Harvest & Moon Harvest Moon by Teresa Smeigh September 2016 The harvest moon shines. We sit around the camp fire. Reflective thinking Brings back summer memories. Looking forward to next spring.

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Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 12 – Summer & Beer (Tanka)

Weekly Tanka Prompt Challenge – Week 12 – Summer & Beer Summer Fun by Teresa Smeigh September 2016 Hot summer sunshine, Searching for a shady patch. Get comfortable. Grab a cold bottle of beer, Stretching out on a lounge chair. … Continue reading

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