A Drinking Tanka


In this piece of poetry, “A Drinking Tanka.”

Summer a goddess, of love, brilliance screams in petals. Silhouettes stroll along the sand, blue tickles twinkling toes, shimmering on white teeth under midnight kisses. A tantalizing tanka and digital art piece too.

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A Drinking Tanka

Summer’s dress, warm lace,
and sapphire skin. Blessed flora.
Drifting Innocence.
Fluttering, hovering red.
And drinking inspiration.

©Linda J. Wolff 2017
|A Drinking Tanka|
A Tanka Poetry.

What is a Tanka?

A 5,7,5,7,7 syllable count in 5 lines of Japanese poetry, usually written about nature, seasons, love, sadness or high emotions.

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Linda J. Wolff is an interurban word spinner and extrovert through many coffee-stained paper and owned by Rookie the hyperactive Pomeranian dog at Urban Poetry. ...Join her quest to capture the real souls of all humanitarians across the Universe through digital art and poetry. ...As a teacher of life, she'll offer encouraging tips for growing your blog through social graces and internet marketing.

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