Category Archives: Tanka Tuesday

206740_10151366831895867_427241018_n February 15

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge #21 – “Fog & Change”

Image credit: droplets in the air billowing fog of chilled air buried expression confusion changing my mind will it affect the result? (c) ladyleemanila 2017 For: Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge #21 – “Fog & Change”

10849765_10152857751050867_2209938488113031319_n January 24

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge #18 – “Charm & Touch”

life could be charming touched by simple things around work hard and play safe open our minds to real things counting our blessing, that’s clear (c) ladyleemanila 2017 (5) Words: | LIFE | WORK | REAL | SAFE | CLEAR | For: Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge #18 – “Charm & Touch”, Weekly Writing Challenge […]

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Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge #17 – “Storm & Colour”

fury of the storm when the wrath of nature calls grey coloured sky a lot of devastation whether people are prepared (c) ladyleemanila 2017 For: Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge #17 – “Storm & Color”

springbird January 10

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge #16 – BLOOM & LATE

flowers bloom with flair symphony of spring with birds smell of rain on grass garden’s bare all winter long hope spring’s not late this year (c) ladyleemanila 2017 For: Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Challenge #16 – BLOOM & LATE

112816_1829_colleenswee7 December 14

Peace & Spirit – Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #12

forgive me, I beg is it wrong to search my soul? when I crave for peace to atone my spirit all misgivings to decrease (c) ladyleemanila 2016 For: Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #12 – Peace & Spirit

112816_1829_colleenswee7 December 14

EYES & SHELTER – Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #11

I see with my eyes I feel with my heart and soul find my place on earth paradise without shelter my corner under the sun (c) ladyleemanila 2016 For: Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #11 – EYES & SHELTER

112816_1829_colleenswee7 November 30

FATE & STARS – #Tanka 10

I wish for the stars guide me in my destiny in my heart and soul a dust in the universe galaxy so astounding (c) ladyleemanila 2016 For: Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka #Poetry Prompt Challenge #10 – FATE & STARS

Recipe in a Bottle

Connecting to Friends, Old and New, Through Recipes, Gardens, and Dinner Parties


Musicians, Composer, Writer, and Artist.

There Are More Poets than Stars in the Firmament

would I know the truth of life if not for poetry

lillian the home poet

rejuvenatement - not retirement

Mick E Talbot Poems

haiku tanka senryu hiabun poetry

My Struggling Heart



suspenseful with a pencil

Poets for Peace

Where we use words for Peace.