Confined #midnighthaiku

“Cabined, cribbed, confined…”

Wider horizons beckon

Calling the heart home.

The body may be tethered

The spirit is free to roam.

For Colleen’s tanka 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 and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
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19 Responses to Confined #midnighthaiku

  1. ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ‰๐Ÿ’™

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  3. Sadje says:

    Youโ€™ve said it so well. Free spirit, free to roam.

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  5. Nabeela says:

    Mine too….

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  6. So true. The pictures are such a stark complement to this.


  7. This is wonderful, Sue. A really good poem.


  8. memadtwo says:

    Always. (K)

    Liked by 1 person

  9. Lovely tanka Sue.


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