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Helena's Blue Rose Cafe ~ TANKA POEM  March 20, 2013 - March 28, 2013

Contest Completed


Blue Ribbon - [writing deleted]
Gold Star - Hope is Present
Gold Medal - [writing deleted]
Silver Star - [writing deleted]
Silver Medal - So we meet again



There are five lines in a Tanka poem.

Line one - 5 syllables Beautiful mountains
Line two - 7 syllables Rivers with cold, cold water.
Line three - 5 syllable White cold snow on rocks
Line four - 7 syllables Trees over the place with frost
Line five - 7 syllables White sparkly snow everywhere.

Tanks poems are written about nature, seasons, love, sadness and other strong
emotions. This form of poetry dates back almost 1200 years ago.

You can submit up to three entries.
Ending 3/28/2013

Happy writing...


The satisfaction that you have done well!


Helen Margaret Crutchett
Helen Margaret Crutchett
N.S.W., Australia


5 Contestants
7 Submissions
Created Mar 20, 2013