Poem in Tanka style

Paint n' Pen submission

Inspired by Street Art, Poetry, For Adult Readers, Suitable for Young Adult Readers, Quick Read
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Fern Mercier

Nov 26   ●  1 min read   ●  Paint n' Pen Submission

Inspiration: High Pressure/Low Pressure by Josh O’Rourke


Dragons fly easy
High streams of sibylline light
Lazy loops of gold
Cerulean mystery
Lurks in the deep fathomless.




Some comments from the selection panel:

“I really enjoyed ‘Poem in Tanka’ style”
“Suggestive, lovely”


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