Prairie Sky -Tanka

windmills

Words and Image ©2018 Clarence Holm

simple day
frosted with blue skies
temper thoughts

hills are far away
beyond eagle’s gaze

            -cj holm

Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge 3/13/2018 Patience & Green – Synonyms Only

Per Colleen’s November challenge, I chose temper and simple as my synonyms for patience & green
(Tanka Form 3-5-3 5-5)
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https://colleenchesebro.com/2018/03/13/colleens-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-75-patience-green-snynonymsonly/
Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 75: patience & green (#SynonymsOnly)

Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 192

chance spinning pattern
woven on an ancient loom
with slim threads of silk

masters fingers twist and turn
fractal schemes -designers hopes

                               -cj holm

Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 192 Slim / Chance

ronovan-writes

https://ronovanwrites.com/2018/03/12/ronovanwrites-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-192-slimchance/

Fractaly, my dear, I repeat myself…

Prairie Sigh

meadowlark

meadowlarks hello
repeated from now to then
-born in prairie sigh

captured dream of summer fun
rolling grassland setting sun

                                               -cj holm
Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge 3/6/2018 Renew & Fresh – Synonyms Only

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Per Colleen’s challenge, I chose repeated and born as my synonyms for renew and fresh
(Tanka Form 5-7-5 7-7)

https://colleenchesebro.com/2018/03/06/colleens-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-74-renew-fresh-snyonymsonly/

Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 74: renew & fresh (#SynonymsOnly)

Haiku 3/5/2018

Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 191

Moth

Photo Credit – New Hampshire PBS

uneasiness sneaks
under sparkling stars at night
moth wings wink their eyes

                -cj holm

Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge 191 Sneak / Night

https://ronovanwrites.com/2018/03/05/ronovanwrites-weekly-haiku-poetry-prompt-challenge-191-sneaknight/