Colleen’s 2019 WeeklyTanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge No. 131 SynonymsOnly

Look who’s back!

Yes at last our Fairy Queen of the synonyms is back. Safely ensconced in Arizona Colleen is ready to set us our Weekly Tuesday Tanka Challenge you can join in here.. It doesn’t have to be a Tanka though as long as it is a poem governed by syllables.

Today’s words to use synonymously are Beginning & Consume.

I have chosen to do a Nonet, one of my favourite forms of poetry.

In the beginning.

Image from Pixabay

When it all started there were just two

All sparkly, wonderful and new.

They had eyes for eachother

Such joys to discover

Snake then wriggled in

Try this apple

It’s good, she

Ate, too

Late.

43 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Jane Dougherty
    Jun 11, 2019 @ 12:26:34

    Too late.
    And so it came to pass
    Eve was the one got the brains
    her punishment
    to be the slave of the
    ditherer
    the unimaginative
    yes man
    content in his ignorance.
    🙂 🙂 🙂

    Reply

  2. Ritu
    Jun 11, 2019 @ 17:25:22

    Good job sis!

    Reply

  3. Erika Kind
    Jun 11, 2019 @ 17:49:08

    That might have been the first time when it was said: Sh** happens 💁‍♀️

    Reply

  4. Colleen Chesebro
    Jun 11, 2019 @ 23:02:58

    Oh, this was quite clever, Willow! You did fabulously and Jane’s response is hysterical! ❤

    Reply

  5. jenanita01
    Jun 12, 2019 @ 06:27:13

    Great Nonet, and love the image!

    Reply

  6. jenanita01
    Jun 12, 2019 @ 06:27:40

    Reblogged this on anita dawes and jaye marie.

    Reply

  7. Marje @ Kyrosmagica
    Jun 12, 2019 @ 13:42:38

    Lovely job Willow, and nice to see Jane’s response!

    Reply

  8. Vashti Q
    Jun 15, 2019 @ 19:16:01

    Lovely Nonet, Willow! I love the sculpture too. The story of Adam and Eve is a brilliant take on the challenge.

    Reply

  9. memadtwo
    Jun 18, 2019 @ 18:54:19

    She did the right thing in my opinion…(K)

    Reply

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