COLLEEN’S WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGES NO. 114 Try & Life #Haiku #SYNONYMSONLY

It’s Tuesday, and that means Colleen’s Tanka Challenge! Of course, just providing a couple of words would be far too simple, so we have twowords, yes, but we can’t use them! Only synonyms allowed!

Try & Life

A tanka for this week…

Endeavour to become
A true individual
Not a follower
Seek to become a person
Who leads by great example

Ritu 2018

29 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Jennie
    Dec 14, 2018 @ 12:49:59

    Well said, Ritu!

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  2. robbiesinspiration
    Dec 13, 2018 @ 17:54:13

    Very inspirational, Ritu

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  3. Colleen Chesebro
    Dec 12, 2018 @ 20:47:52

    So lovely and you already set an example for us all. ❤

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  4. OIKOS™-Publishing
    Dec 12, 2018 @ 18:44:25

    A very good recommendation, and very motivating, Sis! Have a good evening. Michael

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  5. willowdot21
    Dec 12, 2018 @ 18:43:33

    Absolutely wonderful!💜💜

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  6. Erika Kind
    Dec 12, 2018 @ 16:05:00

    A very good one! Don’t be afraid to be yourself!

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  7. syl65
    Dec 12, 2018 @ 01:45:58

    It is always good when we can be our true selves and you have been a great example of that Sister!

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  8. noblethemes
    Dec 12, 2018 @ 00:29:51

    Wonderful tanka, and I really appreciate how you combine encouragement to become one’s own unique individual with an incentive to rise to leadership by example… Finely crafted! 🙂

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  9. mitchteemley
    Dec 11, 2018 @ 23:49:58

    Amen!

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  10. Annette Rochelle Aben
    Dec 11, 2018 @ 22:05:41

    and just look at how many YOU get to be a great example for!

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  11. pranabaxom
    Dec 11, 2018 @ 21:19:27

    A teacher needs to lead by example.

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