April 6, 2018
Just now composing
a grocery list of sorts
sugar, tea, cheerfulness, soap,
worry, kindness, confidence, hope
A tanka is a Japanese poem consisting of five lines, the first and third of which have five syllables and the other seven, making 31 syllables in all and giving a complete picture of an event or mood. Thanks Elisabeth Ellington for this amazing example.
Deep. Moisturizing. #sol18
March 16, 2018
So much poetry in our slicing community inspiring us all. Today I’m considering Alice Nine’s pitchforks in a very lean way. I’m also considering Claire Landrigan’s post about worry.
This is Day 16 of 31 of the 31 day Slice of Life Story Challenge. Be inspired at Two Writing Teachers.