Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Challenge – Change & Defy #MicroPoetry

Colleen’s tanka challenge, as always includes the premise that only synonyms for the prompt words must be used…

This week, the words were;

Change & Defy

Butterfly Insect Wing Wildlife Bug Bright

Pixabay Image

Withstanding all elements
To switch persona
Caterpillars modify
Becoming brave butterflies

Ritu 2018

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34 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Trackback: Colleen’s #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge Recap No. 99, “Change & Defy,” #SynonymsOnly | Colleen Chesebro ~ The Fairy Whisperer
  2. Miriam Hurdle
    Sep 01, 2018 @ 21:13:14

    It’s lovely, Ritu! πŸ™‚

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  3. robbiesinspiration
    Aug 31, 2018 @ 06:19:41

    This is lovely, Ritu.

    Liked by 1 person


  4. Jennie
    Aug 31, 2018 @ 03:21:11

    Beautiful, Ritu!

    Liked by 1 person


  5. pranabaxom
    Aug 30, 2018 @ 03:56:14

    We done.
    Why brave and not beautiful? Syllables constraint? Just curious.

    Liked by 1 person


  6. Erika Kind
    Aug 29, 2018 @ 20:48:24

    Love this take, sis! The power in it and the analogy with the caterpillar and butterfly.

    Liked by 1 person


  7. dornahainds
    Aug 29, 2018 @ 17:20:28

    Such Excellent truths! 😎πŸ₯€

    Liked by 1 person


  8. Annette Rochelle Aben
    Aug 29, 2018 @ 16:14:34

    You are such a natural at this

    Liked by 1 person


  9. Colleen Chesebro
    Aug 29, 2018 @ 15:46:52

    Oh, I do love this Cinquain, Ritu. Quite lovely. I’m always in for a metamorphosis. ❀

    Liked by 1 person


  10. OIKOSβ„’-Redaktion
    Aug 29, 2018 @ 15:06:44

    Unbelievable! ::-)

    Liked by 1 person


  11. syl65
    Aug 29, 2018 @ 15:02:26

    Empowering πŸ¦‹

    Liked by 1 person


  12. willowdot21
    Aug 29, 2018 @ 12:40:36

    Love this Sis and the photo too.πŸ’œπŸ’œ

    Liked by 1 person


  13. Deb Whittam
    Aug 29, 2018 @ 11:47:25

    That’s so beautiful πŸ™‚

    Liked by 1 person


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