Results for "tanka"


    • Sturgis Giteau

      NaPoWriMo 2022 Day 6: End of the Universe Tanka

      End of the Universe Tanka   Scenario 1: The expanding universe finds no end as matter spreads itself ever thinner until only a dim fog remains, the history of Rome a swirl in the mist, my life a jig of a few dozen atoms, until even these ghosts dissolve into the tepid bath of etern...

      Tags: poem, NaPoWriMo, NaPoWriMo2022, tanka

      • Carl Bettis

        NaPoWriMo Day 13: Tanka Journal

        Tanka Journal 2022-04-13: Climate Crisis School tornado drills, hunched over in the basement, arms protecting necks, I recall those--but Midwest hurricanes, that's something new. I was one of those thoughtless boys who delighted in the crisp and pop of ants burned under my le...

        Tags: NaPoWriMo, NaPoWriMo2022, poetry, tanka, climate

        • Carl Bettis

          Tanka journal 2023-04-03

          Tanka journal 2023-04-03   warm april day   in four coffeehouses   every seat taken   but my patio’s open   and I serve martinis   — Carl Bettis

          Tags: tanka, tanka journal, napowrimo, NaPoWriMo2023

          • Basil Cartryte

            Asemic Tanka #2

            Tags: asemic, tanka, poetry, NaPoWriMo, NaPoWriMo 2023

            • Carl Bettis

              Tanka journal 2023-04-17

              Tanka Journal 2023-04-17 With 10-sided dice, Tarot deck, I Ching, I divine which turn to take through a wilderness of thoughts, and as whom. -- Carl Bettis

              Tags: NaPoWriMo, NaPoWriMo 2023, tanka, tanka journal, poetry