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Tanka Poems | Examples of Tanka Poetry

Tanka Poems. Below are examples of tanka poems. This list of poems in the tanka form of poetry is made of PoetrySoup member poems. PoetrySoup is a great resource for examples of tanka poems or a list of tanka poetry. These examples illustrate what tanka poems look like and its form. There is also a link below to the definition of tanka and a page where you can discuss it.

List of Tanka Poems

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories
Zero gravity Miljkovic, Davor Tanka emotions, flying, heart, love,
War drums Miljkovic, Davor Tanka angst, anxiety, conflict, dream,
Good night footsteps Miljkovic, Davor Tanka beautiful, good night, romantic,
Premium Member Poem WINTER TALE - a true story austin, daver Tanka abuse
Premium Member Poem Desert Island Martin, Thomas Tanka love
Reaching the stars Miljkovic, Davor Tanka freedom, imagination, inspiration, love,
Premium Member Poem Carnival Martin, Thomas Tanka halloween
UNANSWERED PRAYERS Poet Black, The Tanka prayer
Your sweet fragrance Miljkovic, Davor Tanka beautiful, desire, romantic, senses,
Your sweet defender Miljkovic, Davor Tanka candy, chocolate, courage, funny
Candlelight witnesses Miljkovic, Davor Tanka beautiful, beauty, dance, romantic,
Forest morning Miljkovic, Davor Tanka beautiful, bird, love, morning,
Queen of aspirations Miljkovic, Davor Tanka beauty, devotion, inspirational, life,
Summer bed Miljkovic, Davor Tanka cute love, kiss, romance,
Vampires of despair Miljkovic, Davor Tanka angst, anxiety, dark, hope,
Misguided cartography Miljkovic, Davor Tanka confusion, journey, life, stars
Passover Tanka Anish, Matthew Tanka jewish
Lower East Side Tanka Anish, Matthew Tanka city, grandparents
Instrument of love Miljkovic, Davor Tanka feelings, heart, music, voice
Pendulum of pain Miljkovic, Davor Tanka love hurts, pain, relationship,
I'd remember Miljkovic, Davor Tanka appreciation, beauty, heart, muse,
Premium Member Poem Animated Birds Gentry, Susan Tanka bird, onomatopoeia, song, spring
Mad About You BROWN, MIKKEL ETTEL Tanka lust, sensual
Shine Miljkovic, Davor Tanka emotions, heart, love, motivation
I declare a thumb love Miljkovic, Davor Tanka love, relationship, romantic, sweet
Shapeshifting Miljkovic, Davor Tanka character, creation, feelings, imagination,
Universe Datu, Leon Tanka self, world
Essence of artist's life Miljkovic, Davor Tanka appreciation, heart, inspiration, life,
Dreams over nightmares Miljkovic, Davor Tanka dream, encouraging, fear, strength,
Welcome to Aquarius Pennell, Stephen Tanka fun
Creating art Miljkovic, Davor Tanka art, encouraging, growth, journey,
Premium Member Poem When Nothing Makes Sense Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka feelings
One in a million Miljkovic, Davor Tanka encouraging, identity, judgement, life,
Meanings Miljkovic, Davor Tanka life, philosophy, wisdom
My favorite boss Miljkovic, Davor Tanka creation, happiness, heart, joy,
Schrodinger's love Miljkovic, Davor Tanka emotions, love, words
Swan song Miljkovic, Davor Tanka love
Watching the stars Miljkovic, Davor Tanka appreciation, beautiful, love, romantic,
Masquerade ball Miljkovic, Davor Tanka dance, heart, introspection, life,
Mind's choir Miljkovic, Davor Tanka character, conflict, courage, fear,
A day on the beach Miljkovic, Davor Tanka beach, beautiful, happiness, love,
A strong shelter Miljkovic, Davor Tanka angst, life, storm, wisdom
Deja asked Miljkovic, Davor Tanka confusion, crazy, relationship, repetition,
For you and me Miljkovic, Davor Tanka beautiful, devotion, relationship, romantic,
Premium Member Poem Adding Together Henderson, Steven Tanka adventure
Premium Member Poem Lovers Silk Sheets Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka passion, romance
Home cooking Miljkovic, Davor Tanka food, heart, home, love,
True Target Henderson, Kyleigh Tanka birthday, deep, heart, trust
Premium Member Poem Princess And Frogs Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka fantasy
Just an echo Miljkovic, Davor Tanka death, home, leaving, loss,
Firestarters dancing Miljkovic, Davor Tanka dance, kiss, lust, night
Premium Member Poem Petals From Sky Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka love
How and why Miljkovic, Davor Tanka character, dedication, dream, pain,
Banshees and angels Miljkovic, Davor Tanka beautiful, caregiving, deep, fear,
Work of Life BROWN, MIKKEL ETTEL Tanka abuse, addiction
True victory Miljkovic, Davor Tanka games, inspiration, introspection, life,
Mary BROWN, MIKKEL ETTEL Tanka emotions
Hearteater Miljkovic, Davor Tanka heart, scary, visionary
The bridge Miljkovic, Davor Tanka emotions, heart, longing, love,
Trusting my heart Miljkovic, Davor Tanka crazy, heart, love, storm,
It's true Miljkovic, Davor Tanka crush, feelings, longing, love,
A specter of love Miljkovic, Davor Tanka absence, break up, lost
Premium Member Poem In the Park Callus, Paul Tanka memory
Premium Member Poem Poured Delight Callus, Paul Tanka drink
The search Miljkovic, Davor Tanka heart, journey, love, sun,
Stuck in a pond Miljkovic, Davor Tanka boat, courage, loneliness, relationship,
Cold blooded Miljkovic, Davor Tanka dark, evil, heartbroken, sad,
Premium Member Poem NEVER FORGETING THOSE VELVET DAYS Rogers BLK PANTHER, VAL BROOKLYN Tanka absence, childhood, feelings
Laced fingertips Miljkovic, Davor Tanka body, desire, love, lust,
Authors at war Miljkovic, Davor Tanka break up, conflict, relationship,
Selfish desires Miljkovic, Davor Tanka deep, hurt, introspection, lost
Demons defeated Miljkovic, Davor Tanka introspection, life, wisdom
Love's theater Miljkovic, Davor Tanka character, identity, love, soulmate
Queen of the hill Miljkovic, Davor Tanka confidence, dedication, home, motivation,
Premium Member Poem summer Winds Martin, Thomas Tanka summer, wind
Pikachu Miljkovic, Davor Tanka appreciation, cute love, desire,
Lake or a mirage Miljkovic, Davor Tanka heart, love, relationship
Flame of Life Roffey, James Tanka life
Can't see till you see Miljkovic, Davor Tanka deep, philosophy, wisdom, words
Pushyu-pullmi Miljkovic, Davor Tanka irony, relationship, time
Destiny Or Choices Raina, Meenakshi Tanka destiny
Premium Member Poem Physic Hotline Number Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka fantasy
Flaws and virtues of stardust Miljkovic, Davor Tanka character, deep, introspection, spiritual
Love life Miljkovic, Davor Tanka animal, beautiful, heart, life,
Fearless loving Miljkovic, Davor Tanka fear, journey, love, relationship,
Manticore vs bull Miljkovic, Davor Tanka animal, betrayal, bible, conflict,
Breaking the Silence Thoughtssite, Jotting Tanka loneliness, stress
Premium Member Poem Each Life Martin, Thomas Tanka heart, life
Premium Member Poem Wind Chimes Martin, Thomas Tanka wind
Mindful strangers Miljkovic, Davor Tanka hello, judgement, mystery, psychological,
Broken records Miljkovic, Davor Tanka dance, death, depression, life,
Premium Member Poem Age Martin, Thomas Tanka age
Guilty Miljkovic, Davor Tanka betrayal, friend, friendship, words
The Calm Before mohn, david Tanka storm
Groundhog misery Miljkovic, Davor Tanka dark, deep, depression, inspiration,
It's possible Miljkovic, Davor Tanka faith, imagination, inspiration, inspirational,
Watching isn't knowing Miljkovic, Davor Tanka appreciation, dedication, work
Bad over good Miljkovic, Davor Tanka abuse, conflict, evil, relationship
Spontaneous combustion Miljkovic, Davor Tanka desire, longing
To Life To Death BROWN, MIKKEL ETTEL Tanka death, life, nature