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Tantalizing Memory

Now a memory,
Mama's long dining table,
Big enough for nine.
Great platters over-flowing
With fresh food from her garden.

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  1. Date: 10/14/2012 4:29:00 AM
    Big congrats from Spain xx

  1. Date: 10/13/2012 10:27:00 PM
    Oh love those memories, they are wonderful. great tanka Lee

  1. Date: 10/12/2012 8:25:00 AM
    Beautiful Tanka on sweet memory Joyce.Congratulations on your win.

  1. Date: 10/12/2012 5:21:00 AM
    wonderful write Joyce...congrats on your win

  1. Date: 10/12/2012 5:20:00 AM
    Sweet memories Joyce...Congrats on your great win with this beautiful Tanka!

  1. Date: 10/12/2012 12:30:00 AM
    The title suits it so well, Joyce. Congrats on your tanka win.

  1. Date: 10/11/2012 11:51:00 PM
    Wow! That is a lovely memory! Congrats on your win Joyce!

  1. Date: 10/11/2012 11:16:00 PM
    Beautiful Joyce, Many congrats on this win.

  1. Date: 10/11/2012 4:31:00 PM
    I have my Ma's table [but no one eats at it :(] Congrad's on your win! Light & Love

  1. Date: 10/11/2012 1:06:00 PM
    Love it. Congratulations on your win, Joyce. Love, Su

  1. Date: 10/11/2012 12:49:00 PM
    A well earned congratulations on your win in Susan's "Single Tanka" contest Joyce. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 10/9/2012 5:47:00 PM
    What a memory that you have..Must have been wonderful to grow up with so many brothers and sisters..Sara

  1. Date: 10/9/2012 2:16:00 PM
    Always enjoy reading your writings. Love

  1. Date: 10/9/2012 2:15:00 PM
    Always enjoy reading your writings. Love

  1. Date: 10/8/2012 6:40:00 PM
    Sounds like nice memories, and today we had thanksgiving turkey, thanks for the sharing Joyce, enjoyed reading your verse, vie

  1. Date: 10/8/2012 5:13:00 PM
    this is a sweet memory which i can picture very well (although i'm sure my image doesn't match your reality). nice one!