Tag Archives: #2

Two (Haiku/Senryu): Rainbow & Gust


move of sun prompt

clouds paint colors on sky

blue in mood in shade



evening cloudy wind

still mountain cold gust timely 

pleasure though freezing


Daily Prompt: Timely


Two (Haiku/Senryu): Beauty & Beast


water is still branch stoop

on it moon descry beauty

wind breath wonderment


moon shine white she look

at it with awe werewolf see

his bride for first time

RonovanWrites Weekly Haiku Challenge #144

Wonder (Wonderment, Awe) & Spy (Descry, See)

Two (Cinquain): Champion

My first attempt at Cinquain. Comments and reviews are welcome.




against odds with

a smile holding virtues

make one a champion of all

out there




virtuous honest

trying falling rising

never giving up confidence


From Poet’s Desk:

A Cinquain is a five-lined one stanza poem usually unrhythmic and consisting of 22 syllables (2-4-6-8-2). It was developed by Adelaide Crapsey. The first one written in the form developed by her.

The second one has been written as teachers often write to teach grammar to children. This one has the same syllabic structure with a format:

Line 1: Noun
Line 2: Description of Noun (2 vivid Adjectives describing the Noun)
Line 3: Action (“ing” suffixed action Verbs describing the Noun)
Line 4: Feeling or Effect (phrase that captures the feel or effect of the Noun)
Line 5: Synonym of the initial Noun

Sources: Wikipedia, Shadow Poetry & WriteShop

Daily Prompt: Champion (Victor, Winner)

Two (Haiku & Tanka): Victory & Darling



gust spread roti bits cause

chagrin cooed or caws in joy

basking its victory


sometimes cause of laugh

in lorn hours sometimes cry in

meanwhile sometimes joy

in a lost moment sometimes

chagrin your memories darling

RonovanWrites Weekly Haiku Challenge #143: Chagrin & Joy

Colleen’s Weekly Tanka Challenge #28: Laugh & Cry