Spring – #CinquainPoetry

The following cinquain was written in response to Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge. I chose to write a reverse cinquain. Falling … Soaking the ground Nourishing the grasses Vegetation growing quickly Springtime © Susan Zutautas 2020        

Nightfall – #Gogyōka

The following poem was written in response to Colleen’s 2020 Weekly Tanka Tuesday Poetry Challenge. This week’s prompt, The Night Sky.  This week I decided to try something new to me, a Gogyōka poem.   Darkened at the end of the day Luminous stars light the sky The moon above shines brightly North Star willContinue reading “Nightfall – #Gogyōka”

Happy Birthday Chelsea

The following was written for The Weekly Terrible Poetry Contest.   This is a birthday song that we sing in our family.   Happy Birthday to you, happy birthday to you, happy birthday dear Chelsea, happy birthday to you. May you live a thousand years May you drink a thousand beers Get plastered you b_st_r_Continue reading “Happy Birthday Chelsea”