Image Credit: © Sally Cronin

Fettering freedom

The song of boundless oceans

Captured in a shell

Tides abandon their burden

Waves embrace will bring it home


For Colleen’s Tanka Tuesday


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 Tidal

  1. kittysverses says:

    This tanka is beautiful, I loved the last two lines. Lovely, Sue. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  2. willowdot21 says:

    Beautifully done Sue 💜


  3. Wonderful response to the image Sue.. loved it.xxx

    Liked by 1 person

  4. judeitakali says:

    Wow this is so beautiful. An exceptional tanka Sue


  5. A lovely poem, Sue


  6. memadtwo says:

    The ocean is full of gifts. (K)


  7. Jim Borden says:

    the ebb and flow of life…


  8. I think you channeled the songs of the sea, Sue. This tanka is so lovely. ❤


  9. Sue, did you want to pick the theme for tomorrow’s challenge? I selected you last month:
    https://colleenchesebro.com/2020/06/29/weekly-poetry-challenge-stars-theme-prompt-scvincent/. I need to set up the post, so please let me know. Thanks and hugs. ❤


  10. Pingback: Weekly Poetry Challenge Stars | #PhotoPrompt: Kitty’s Verses | Word Craft ~ Prose & Poetry

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