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Tanka 11

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Tanka 11

	
	
	
	
	Tanka 11
	
	
	prickly pear islands
	frost-silvered prairie grassland
	horses grazing   their
	exhaled cloud-breath floating low
	in autumn’s cold morning light
	
	
	
	Written 11.07.2013 for
	Francine Roberts’ contest
	
	
	
	
	


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  1. Date: 11/9/2013 1:00:00 AM

    a great autumn entry, Jack!

    Jordan Avatar Jack Jordan Date: 11/9/2013 9:12:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks... Also on the trip south to Dallas. It was a good haiku/tanka morning...
  1. Date: 11/8/2013 11:10:00 AM

    Beautiful picture! Good luck in the contest.

    Jordan Avatar Jack Jordan Date: 11/8/2013 11:14:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks, Richard... jack
  1. Date: 11/8/2013 4:37:00 AM

    You have created nice picture of the autumn apt images, Jack

  1. Date: 11/7/2013 10:20:00 AM

    Jack..a picture I can so easily visualize ..beautiful!

    Jordan Avatar Jack Jordan Date: 11/8/2013 8:12:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks, Donna. 'Tis the season... Jack
  1. Date: 11/7/2013 10:05:00 AM

    You capture nature like only a few poets I know. Mother Nature bows to you sir.

    Jordan Avatar Jack Jordan Date: 11/8/2013 8:11:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you Drake, for the lovely compliment... Jack