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Marriage Tanka Poems | Tanka Poems About Marriage

These Marriage Tanka poems are examples of Tanka poems about Marriage. These are the best examples of Marriage Tanka poems written by international PoetrySoup poets

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Her Spouse's Cell Phone-Tanka Contest

stored on his cell phone

a rolodex of young whores

all shapes and sizes

frozen, paralyzed, alone

she falls to her knees to pray

For Black-Eyed Susan’s Tanka Contest



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"Till death us do part"
Thus I stepped upon a trap;
Oh, Why I said that?
Now I wail to no avail,
Oh, my life is in shambles!

(Tanka Contest)

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Five Lines or Less

compelled to take

a photo of a Spaniard

and his lovely bride. . . 

    decades later learning of

           their fame and sad demise

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Love Note Wisdom

As love grows older,
we learn to bend-not to break,
our hearts mature but
when an argument flares up
silence and a cocktail helps.

For Rick Parise's contest, 'One Tanka - Theme Love Note'