big bold sunflowers
ambitiously cheerful blooms
dulls chill of winter
fuels my dreams of summer
even the buzz of their bees
For Tanka Tuesday over at Colleens where the prompt words are synonyms for Eager & Hope
Eager : I used Cheerful
Hope : I used Ambition
#TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 216 #SYNONYMSONLY
For Cees Flower Of The Day
We are suffering through blustery winds right now. Some giving and taking going on between winter and spring. I’m staying out of their way as I listen and watch as they work it out.
marauding winds whip
For Ronovan Writes Haiku where the prompt is Ache & Ease. To participate or join in go here.
Ronovan Writes #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge 347 ACHE and Ease.
Tanka Tuesday where it’s Poets Choice week to see more go here
#TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 215, #POET’SCHOICE
on this still cold day
may hints of spring wander through –
a renewed longing
For Frank Tassone Haiku Challenge with the prompt Still Cold, to read or participate go here “Still Cold”
ancestors knocking at the door –
will there be another spring?
For Reena Exploration Challenge where the theme is Components of Time
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(photo taken by my friend Gwen in the park across from her house)
of twilight –
after the storm
from solid ice spikes
the unbound drizzle from eaves –
splashy, melting snow
For Tanka Tuesday where the prompt words are Tight & Loose I used Solid & Unbound
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A good Over-The-Hump Day to ya!! 😀… To warmer days.!
the bite of winter
bares its teeth as howling winds
flog the evergreen
For Ronovan Writes Haiku where the prompt words are Bite & Teeth. To read or participate go here
Ronovan Writes #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge 344 BITE and Teeth.
Merry Christmas everyone!! And may next Christmas be a huge improvement on this one!!