Ronovan Writes #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge 337 Open and Solace

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Covid strikes again.

Borders no longer open.

Nature bears her teeth.

No solace to be found here.

Christmas is cancelled for all.

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This week I have written a Tanka for Ronovanwrite’s Weekly Haiku Challenge.

31 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. cordeliasmom2012
    Dec 21, 2020 @ 18:36:53

    Stay safe, Willow. I’m sure it’s coming our way soon.

    Reply

  2. Ritu
    Dec 21, 2020 @ 19:36:55

    😭😭😭

    Reply

  3. Alice
    Dec 21, 2020 @ 19:39:06

    This captures the 2020 feeling!

    Reply

  4. Don't Forget the Half
    Dec 21, 2020 @ 19:42:13

    COVID is relentless!

    Reply

  5. oneta hayes
    Dec 21, 2020 @ 21:55:15

    Very nice verse; sad content, however. Everybody can identify with that!

    Reply

  6. Betty Hayes Albright
    Dec 21, 2020 @ 23:10:44

    It seems to be surging everywhere. πŸ˜” And I hear there’s a new mutation of it there in the UK…. no doubt it’ll be here next.
    Take good care, my friend. πŸ’—πŸ’—

    Reply

  7. Sadje
    Dec 22, 2020 @ 01:30:27

    Stay safe Willow.

    Reply

  8. Dale
    Dec 23, 2020 @ 02:45:19

    Not cancelled, Willow… modified for this year..
    πŸ’žπŸ§‘πŸ§‘πŸ’ž

    Reply

    • willowdot21
      Dec 23, 2020 @ 06:42:33

      Maybe, I feel it is a wake up call. For us all to celebrate family and friends always. If we can ever get back to normal and enjoy the company of others we must celebrate and gather together as often as we can. Not wait for festivals . That said be safe be happy and have a wonderful Christmas with your boys. Sending love and light my dear friend. πŸ’œπŸ’œπŸ’œπŸ’œ

      Reply

      • Dale
        Dec 23, 2020 @ 13:34:18

        Yes. It is good to look at this crazy year as giving us something positive. We were forced to look at how we do things and make the necessary changes.
        Thank you and Happy Christmas to you and yours, dear Willow πŸ’žπŸ§‘πŸ§‘πŸ’ž

      • willowdot21
        Dec 23, 2020 @ 14:08:13

        Take care Dale thinking if you πŸ’œ

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