Tag Archives: chimes

“The Paper Lanterns”

Written for the Carpe Diem Challenge #14:    write a Tan Renga. Tan Renga is a two stanza poem with 5-7-5 and 7-7 syllables (5-7-5-7-7).  Unlike a Tanka written by one poet, Tan Renga is written by two.  Poet One writes … Continue reading

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Gaia’s Winds Swirl

Melodic chimes sing Leaves tremble with swooshing air Gaia’s winds swirl ______________________________________________ Gaia – in Greek Mythology is equivalent to Mother Earth Image Credit © by rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011

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Wind-filled Symphony

Wind-filled symphony Octaves of chimes and bells ring Delivering messages “Awaken gently” “Acknowledge nature’s gifts” Energizing life fully ______________________________________________ This is written in Sedoka form. Older than haiku by at least a century, the sedoka is actually two shorter poems … Continue reading

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