A Tanka


a fragrant noon breeze

the heady scent of lilacs –
a perfect spring day
then in this cherished moment
the buzz of a bumble bee

Pat R


For Eugi’s weekly challenge where thd prompt is “Cherish”. To see other entries or to participate go here.


For Frank’s weekly haikai challenge where the prompt is “Fragrant Breeze”.. To see other entries or to join in go here.


dVerse Poets where the challenge is 5 line Japanese Poetry. To explore go here. Frank is hosting.





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