Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge No. 50#Tanka: VOICE & WATCH * VIDEO ADDED!

Colleen’s weekly prompt words:

Voice & Watch

A tanka today

Passing precious time
Watching old home cine films
Tears and laughter flow
Voices echo from the past
Stirring memories so sweet

Ritu 2017

One of the films we saw of my 4th birthday!

42 Comments (+add yours?)

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  2. robbiesinspiration
    Sep 17, 2017 @ 18:09:56

    This is such a lovely, sweet poem, Ritu.

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  3. dornahainds
    Sep 13, 2017 @ 21:21:04

    Marvelous! 🥀🥀🥀🥀🥀

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  4. Judy E Martin
    Sep 13, 2017 @ 17:11:29

    Love the video, Sis. xxx

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  5. willowdot21
    Sep 13, 2017 @ 15:59:19

    Absolutely beautiful, brings back memories 💜🌹

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  6. Jennie
    Sep 13, 2017 @ 13:18:55

    This is lovely, Ritu!

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  7. aka Cibo the Anti-Pasti Poet
    Sep 13, 2017 @ 12:53:12

    Just a ‘few’ years back – yay! Great memorial for you. G:)

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  8. Erika Kind
    Sep 13, 2017 @ 06:37:08

    Blessed to have memories like that. Beautiful tanka, Sis 😊

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  9. Miriam Hurdle
    Sep 13, 2017 @ 05:04:18

    I can hear you laughing. this is beautiful, Ritu!

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  10. Fourth Generation Farmgirl
    Sep 13, 2017 @ 02:11:02

    This is beautiful, Ritu. I love old pics and video, too.

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  11. Natalie Ducey
    Sep 12, 2017 @ 22:30:24

    A lovely piece, Ritu! 🙂

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  12. Annette Rochelle Aben
    Sep 12, 2017 @ 21:41:07

    touching…

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  13. Judy E Martin
    Sep 12, 2017 @ 20:58:30

    This is absolutely beautiful Sis. Nothing beats some wonderful memories 🙂

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  14. Colleen Chesebro
    Sep 12, 2017 @ 20:08:02

    Oh, Ritu, this is beautiful. Full of heartfelt pathos. I love it! ❤

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