Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge . Less and Fuss.

It is the first Tuesday of the month and so Colleen has decreed that we can choose our own words this week . Rules and Ping-backs on Colleen’s page

We can choose from these poetic genre’s.

#Haiku, #Tanka,#micropoetry, #poetry, #5lines, #Haibun, #Prose #Senryu, #CinquainPoetry, #Etheree, #Nonet, #Shadorma

Leap of Faith .

White

Water

Flowing fast

Suicidal

It’s a leap of faith.

Nature’s blind to danger

Where mists rise to veil the view.

Running leaping in a mad dash.

From it’s source to sea and back again

Just like human life but with much less fuss .

*****

I have chosen to do an Etheree this week, Called Leap of Faith.

24 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. robertawrites235681907
    Oct 02, 2019 @ 12:36:23

    A really excellent poem, Willow. Lovely to see you back on-line.

    Reply

  2. Ritu
    Oct 02, 2019 @ 15:14:44

    Loved this sis 💜

    Reply

  3. Erika Kind
    Oct 02, 2019 @ 17:28:57

    Well said, Willow! I love waterfalls. They show the power of nature so impressive and still all is in perfect harmony.

    Reply

  4. Betty Hayes Albright
    Oct 02, 2019 @ 20:56:10

    Lovely poem, Willow! I love the metaphor. ❤️ Glad you’re safely home from your vacation. Hope you enjoyed it all! ❤️😊

    Reply

  5. Smorgasbord - Variety is the Spice of Life.
    Oct 03, 2019 @ 11:05:33

    Fantastic Willow..♥♥

    Reply

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