August Stanza 26

It is August and so Jane is doing : a chain of images each one suggested by the last word in the preceding poem. They’ll be short, a single image of just a few lines. It will be interesting to see where it ends up by the end of the month.

Kat will be doing short 3,4, or 5 line poems no syllable counts of rhymes, starting with the word ‘August’ on the first day. The last word of the poem will be the first word of day two’s poem, and so on until the end of the month.

Finally I shall be doing all types of poetry but each poem will start with the last word in the preceding poem.

Today’s Poem is a Tanka.

Away summer blows

Chill nips my fingers and toes

Thousands of rain drops

Fall onto the roofs plip plop

Tomorrow may be summer.💜

22 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Ritu
    Aug 26, 2018 @ 10:04:28

    Raining here too sis!


  2. Jordan
    Aug 26, 2018 @ 10:19:00

    This is nice, Willow. I too just felt the chill of autumn around the corner, my favorite oart of the year. 💗 Jordy


  3. TanGental
    Aug 26, 2018 @ 11:19:45

    Soooo wet


  4. Jane Dougherty
    Aug 26, 2018 @ 12:52:32

    It isn’t over until it’s over 🙂


  5. Dale
    Aug 26, 2018 @ 15:25:20

    And rain is falling on this side of the pond as well…


  6. JT Twissel
    Aug 26, 2018 @ 19:55:31

    Charming! Enjoy the rain!


  7. Betty Hayes Albright
    Aug 27, 2018 @ 02:49:44

    Raining here too, Willow. Fall is definitely in the air. Mixed feelings about that! ❤️


  8. robbiesinspiration
    Aug 27, 2018 @ 03:48:18

    I think you have captured the spirit of England rather well here, Willow


  9. Noelle
    Aug 27, 2018 @ 12:19:30

    Charming, Willow. Can’t wait for what you do with autumn!


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