Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge No. 98, “Sad & Write,” #SynonymsOnly

Here is my entry for Colleen Chesebro if The Fairy Whisper‘s Tuesday Tanka Challenge

As I touch the keys

The pain and hurt just flood out

Brief is happiness

Fate once again clips my wings

Darkness thrives hear how it sings.

26 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Ritu
    Aug 21, 2018 @ 06:39:13

    That was quick sis.
    Well done! 💜


  2. Colleen Chesebro
    Aug 21, 2018 @ 13:49:52

    Oh, Willow… what a soulful Tanka. I feel the angst in your words. Good capture of emotions. ❤


  3. Smorgasbord - Variety is the Spice of Life.
    Aug 21, 2018 @ 15:22:27

    Wonderful words Willow… great response to the challenge..hugsx


  4. Miriam Hurdle
    Aug 21, 2018 @ 17:54:21

    What a sorrow and helpless cry of the soul. Well done, Willow!


  5. Baydreamer
    Aug 22, 2018 @ 02:05:18

    Great response to the challenge, Willow, and heart-tugging, as well. 💗💗💗


  6. Betty Hayes Albright
    Aug 22, 2018 @ 21:41:50

    Again, so poignant, Willow. Sending you a hug 💞❤️


  7. Hélène Vaillant
    Aug 25, 2018 @ 01:52:46

    Thank you for sharing your trust with such an open and dear heart Willow. Beautiful heartfelt tanka.


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