Leaps and Bounds

lush growth of fur on tiny bodiestickling my heart, making me laughyou just leapt into my life-mischief personified-curiosityfor all corners-you know notyou are-love Chosen syllabic form is Nonet Synonyms spring --- leap green --- lush Tanka Tuesday Weekly Prompt

Once again…and then

Yes, it happened once again that nightonce again and again afterinfinite times before, whenshe was blamed, criticisedappreciatedNEVER - and thenblood flowed downthe streetsPeace! https://mindlovemiserysmenagerie.wordpress.com/2021/08/14/lucky-dip-saturday-mix-14-august-2021/

The other side

I don't think I wanted to be here -unfamiliar, dark environs semblance of humanity staring back from windows shows different worlds -and then I know learning helps -to know Me https://wordcraftpoetry.com/2021/03/02/tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-215-poetschoice/


who toppled the small fry? -who felt threatened? Goliath's inner insecurity - or instability of mind -limited perspectives don't see high architectural expertise I’d put this house  on the top of a hill let my life  go topsy turvy with a strong will let insecurities  slide away -all negatives that have held sway on weak … Continue reading Balance


Negotiate your way

Get up, O Woman, assert yourselfnon-compliance is not a shame-failure to negotiatewill set unwanted trendsrelegate you touptight spaceswhere you don'twant tobe https://colleenchesebro.com/2020/09/01/colleens-2020-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-193-poetschoice/