Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 175, #ThemePrompt

This week we celebrate 🎉 the 175th edition of this wonderful prompt of Colleen Chesebro’s.

This week our prompt comes from Elizabeth, from Tea and Paper, chose the theme: ‘ The Day After’

I decided to write a Tanka today about a young person coming home from a binge night out. It can be read from top to bottom and bottom to top and means the same.

The Day after.

Image from Pixabay

The Sun knows my game

Memory’s clouded, what’s his name

Home late walk of shame

Lesson,won’t do that again

Head is banging full of pain

*****

This is part of Colleen’s Tuesday Tanka.

8 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Ritu
    Apr 29, 2020 @ 08:02:54

    Oh!! Good job!!!

    Reply

  2. Tina Stewart Brakebill
    Apr 29, 2020 @ 14:36:52

    love this 😉

    Reply

  3. judeitakali
    Apr 30, 2020 @ 09:19:38

    It is nice going up and down the poem. Beautifully written

    Reply

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