Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 126, “Poet’s Choice of Words”

It’s the first Tuesday of the month and that means we can choose our own words and there is no need to use synonyms .

I have chosen to do a Nonet today in honour of the coming spring. My two words are Spring and Hope.

Rules here

Hope springs eternal this time of year.

Winter lingers but have no fear

New life awaits to burst forth

Chill winds hover from north

Tiny buds grow

White, blue, golden

Emboldened

Spring is

Hope.

26 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. JT Twissel
    Mar 05, 2019 @ 18:35:40

    Indeed! Nicely done.

    Reply

  2. Ritu
    Mar 05, 2019 @ 19:15:21

    I really liked that sis and

    Reply

  3. Dale
    Mar 05, 2019 @ 21:16:46

    Nice!

    Reply

  4. Elizabeth
    Mar 05, 2019 @ 23:25:29

    The winter is tough here, it doesn’t give up, but neither do I with hope for spring!

    Reply

  5. robertawrites235681907
    Mar 07, 2019 @ 04:15:56

    A beautiful poem, Willow

    Reply

  6. Betty Hayes Albright
    Mar 08, 2019 @ 02:41:23

    Beautifully written, Willow – I love this. 💗💗

    Reply

  7. Colleen Chesebro
    Mar 08, 2019 @ 16:51:39

    Willow, what a fabulous Nonet!! Snowdrops are one of my favorites. I’m planning a front garden this year. I wonder if I can incorporate some of them? Now, you have me thinking. ❤

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  8. H.R.R. Gorman
    Mar 11, 2019 @ 13:07:03

    Definitely ready for spring! Ah, nice nonet!

    Reply

  9. Vashti Q
    Mar 11, 2019 @ 14:44:24

    Lovely nonet, Willow. ❤

    Reply

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