COLLEEN’S 2018 WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY POETRY CHALLENGE #Tanka #80: Gather & Soft

Colleen’s back with her synonym poetry challenge!

The words to (not) use are:

Gather & Soft

A Tanka

 

Affection Boy Couple Embrace Female Girl H

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Pulling your closer
Gently reassuring you
I’ll always be there
Soothing words murmured faintly
Hoping you will understand

Ritu 2018

And some free verse…

 

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Velvety petals
Crushed beneath our hot bodies
Hands clasping
Smooth sheets below
Quickly reaching
Quiet climax
Clutching each other
You complete me

Ritu 2018

https://colleenchesebro.com/2018/04/17/colleens-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-80-gather-soft-synonymsonly/

COLLEEN’S 2018 WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY POETRY CHALLENGE #Tanka #79: Dance & Command

Colleen’s back with her synonym poetry challenge!

The words to (not) use are:

Dance & Command

A Tanka

 

 

Every sway and whirl
Demanding your attention
Pulling eyes to me
Our bodies gyrate in tune
Though I dominate your heart

Ritu 2018

Sorry, I wanted to write more, but another migraine is about to hit…

https://colleenchesebro.com/2018/04/10/colleens-2018-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-79-dance-command-synonymsonly/

COLLEEN’S 2018 WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY POETRY CHALLENGE #Tanka #Cinquain #78: Grow & Honor

Colleen’s back with her synonym poetry challenge!

The words to (not) use are:

Grow & Honor

A Tanka

Palm Fern Fern Flora Botanical Garden Yell

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Sprouting new green shoots
Paying homage to winter
Welcoming the spring
Heralding a new season
With a burgeoning glory

Ritu 2018

And a Cinquain

 

Crocus, Spring, Growth, Pink, Bloom

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Flourish
Plants germinate
Swelling, sprouting, thriving
Praising Mother Nature’s wonders
Mature

Ritu 2018

https://colleenchesebro.com/2018/04/03/colleens-2018-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-78-grow-honor-snynonymsonly/

COLLEEN’S WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY POETRY CHALLENGE #Tanka #Cinquain #77: Charm & Time

Colleen’s back with her synonym poetry challenge!

The words to (not) use are:

Charm & Time

A Tanka

 

Girl, Relaxation, Listening, Music

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I feel the tempo
The beat rushing through my veins
Intoxicating
Music flowing in my blood
Mesmerising, like a spell

Ritu 2018

 

A Cinquain

Marilyn Monroe Actress Cinema Woman Marily

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Glamour
Transient era
Pouting, flirting, posing
Fleeting moments, fading features
Beauty

Ritu 2018

https://colleenchesebro.com/2018/03/27/colleens-2018-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-77-charm-time-snyonymsonly/

COLLEEN’S WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY POETRY CHALLENGE #Cinquain #76: Joy & Rage

Colleen’s back with her synonym poetry challenge!

The words to (not) use are:

Joy & Fury

A Cinquain

Image result for pleasure

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Indulge
Passionate rage
Panting, writhing, sighing
Arching bodies seeking pleasure
Rapture

Ritu 2018

https://colleenchesebro.com/2018/03/20/colleens-2018-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-76-joy-fury/

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