Nights of Terror #Shadorma

Oh terror waning moon’s release steel darkness consuming old thoughts collect, mold, and chase reality sways powerful it’s grip overtakes air thickens heart echoes not granting the slumber craved daybreak a’last! melts darkness melts along the body worn as skin mind may ease, but never leaves for life’s unjust ways I have used the shadormaContinue reading “Nights of Terror #Shadorma”

Daisy – #Shadorma

Daisy Bursting sunAglow with white maneForetelling Of love’s fateSafe in the ground it remainsFor true love is mine This week at Tanka Tuesday, Kat, from last month’s challenge, has chosen the theme, “Pick a Flower” and using one of the syllabic forms we use, tell us why it is special to you.“ I’m also sharingContinue reading “Daisy – #Shadorma”

Happy Easter – #Shadorma

Today I spotted this dandelion up against my rotting garden wall. The dandelion is a persistent one. She is not picking about where she takes root. She brightly smiles, reflecting the sun. Then spreads her beauty on the breathe of a wish. I think there’s a lesson to be learned here (and perhaps another poemContinue reading “Happy Easter – #Shadorma”

Wings Of Faith – #Shadorma

Wings Of Faith AngelicWings of faithPurest whiteGod’s good graceFree from the chains of mankindA glorious flightKey of stoneThe last of the firstCore of oakStrong limbs sproutUnravel, will this thick knot? Faith holds tight love’s bond © Heather ~ Home Study From The Grateful Heart 2021 All Rights Reserved Mish at dVerse prompted a 44 wordContinue reading “Wings Of Faith – #Shadorma”

Extraordinary ~ #Shadorma

Extraordinary From the dullA spot of purpleHidden lowYet displayedOn this post winter landscapeUntil green takes grip The accentsSubtle lovelinessSurround usUnnoticedBut when found everything looksExtraordinary I took a few pictures on our walk around the lake today. Probably not your usual shots (see bottom of post), but I like trying to capture the subtle things. IContinue reading “Extraordinary ~ #Shadorma”

Untouchable Dreams ~ #Shadorma

This week for #TankaTuesday, Colleen has challenged us to write a syllabic poem using synonyms only for the words hope and eager. This is my attempt at a shadorma using the words dream and zealous. Untouchable Dreams Zealous loveFills the beating heartWith courageTo pursueOnce thought untouchable dreamsNow seen within reach SHADORMA: The Shadorma is a poeticContinue reading “Untouchable Dreams ~ #Shadorma”