Seed head

Summer devours spring

A passionate appetite

Fallen petals mourn

In the heart of yesterday

Tomorrow awaits its birth

For Colleen’s poetry challenge

About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at scvincent.com and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email: findme@scvincent.com.
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27 Responses to Waiting…

  1. What a splendid Tanka, Sue. I know you’re on the road and it makes your writing a poem all the more special. Thank you. ❤

    Liked by 1 person

  2. ksbeth says:

    Beautiful imagery

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Sadje says:

    Your poem evokes very vivid images

    Liked by 1 person

  4. jenanita01 says:

    Lovely images, Sue, especially the one that looks like a dandelion clock…


  5. Alli Templeton says:

    Gorgeous. I love the idea of summer devouring spring, and ‘in the heart of yesterday…’. Boy, do you have a way with words! 🙂 ❤


  6. memadtwo says:

    Such a perfect opening line. (K)


  7. Love it, Sue! Its going on positive! Michael


  8. dgkaye says:

    Loved this Sue. ❤


  9. Vashti Q says:

    Beautiful poem and photos, Sue. 😀 xo


  10. Pingback: Colleen’s 2019 #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge Recap No. 131, #SynonymsOnly | The Faery Whisperer

  11. Gorgeous, as always, Sue.


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