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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.

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PMPoem TitlePoetFormCategories  
A Wilted Rose NUSKER, AFZAL Tanka loss
The Scent Gupta, Probir Tanka desire, image, loneliness
Premium Member Poem Wilt Petals Roper, Eve Tanka music, rose
Premium Member Poem Happy Days Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka encouraging
Premium Member Poem My lover's aura Jumbo, Sandison Tanka for her, how i
Faint Breeze's Aroma Flower, Moon Tanka love, magic, romance
tanka Wade, Vivien Tanka garden
Old age Marsh, Tina Tanka age, emotions, feelings
Premium Member Poem A Wilted Rose Callus, Paul Tanka age, metaphor
Premium Member Poem My Lover's Scent Rose, Mystic Tanka love
The Drooping Lilacs Crisci, Andrew Tanka fate, flower, june, summer
Premium Member Poem Shelter cornish, craig Tanka family
Premium Member Poem TILL A ROSE DROPS onclaud, nette Tanka angst, flower
Premium Member Poem Pheromonia Neumann, Kai Michael Tanka love
Premium Member Poem Two Roses Canerdy, Janice Tanka dark, life, light
The Wilted Rose hoffman, cheryl Tanka angst, marriage, old, sad
Premium Member Poem The Wilted Rose Ward, Julia Tanka rose, sad love
Premium Member Poem A WILTED ROSE - EMOTIVE WRITE ALLISON, JAN Tanka child, grief, loss
Premium Member Poem Seal Of Love Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka flower
Premium Member Poem Spring's First-Born Dietrich, Andrea Tanka image, sad
Premium Member Poem Wilted Rose Thompson, Janis Tanka age, beauty, girl, woman
Premium Member Poem Fable of Tadpole and Lily pachecho, connie Tanka flower, life, love, nature
Premium Member Poem carriage of roses pachecho, connie Tanka allusion, flower, sensual
Mount Fuji Berggren, Alfred Tanka beauty
Premium Member Poem First Day of Summer Cozart, Dale Gregory Tanka color, ocean, summer
Premium Member Poem A Wilted Rose Wings, Broken Tanka grief
My Beloved's Scent Malik, Abdul Tanka rain, spring
A WILTED ROSE Dutta, Anisha Tanka beauty, rose, sad love
Premium Member Poem Faded Presence lawless, John Tanka loneliness, love
Premium Member Poem Unexpected Bloom lawless, John Tanka love, lust, metaphor
Red Rose Schiavina, Frances Tanka heartbroken
Premium Member Poem WILTED ROSE Rodrigues, Kim Tanka age, feelings, flower
The Wilted Rose May, Joseph Tanka flower, rose
Premium Member Poem Wilted Parise, Rick Tanka death, heartbreak, lost love,
Premium Member Poem GONE TOO SOON MURRAY, JEAN Tanka absence, appreciation, bereavement
Premium Member Poem Silk Memoir Cozart, Dale Gregory Tanka image, rose
Premium Member Poem Rose Wilted by Doubt Anderson, John Tanka romantic, rose
Premium Member Poem Hints of Lavender Wolf, White Tanka lust, sensual
Your sweet aroma Smith, Jeremy Tanka how i feel, love,
2:50 am - pt 2 Cook, Madi Tanka blessing, depression, fate, growth,
My Favourite Colours De Beaulieu, Darlene Tanka color
Premium Member Poem The School Yard Rodrigues, Kim Tanka hope, nature
WARM HEARTS BEAR SWEET MEMORIES DEVNATH , BL Tanka care, love
Premium Member Poem Lilith Wolf, White Tanka evil, mythology
TICKLE OF SWEET LOVE DEVNATH , BL Tanka love, youth
Ablaze win deb, Pintu chandra Tanka best friend, cute love,
Heart Breaker Chamatete , Kunda Tanka abuse, blue, break up,
Premium Member Poem June Summer Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka summer
Farmer's Field De Beaulieu, Darlene Tanka earth, farm
Premium Member Poem Sibilant Leaves Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka nature
Premium Member Poem Mount Titlis Callus, Paul Tanka solitude
Premium Member Poem Leather Jacket Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka sensual
SEX TEXT Dutta, Anisha Tanka kiss, love, passion
Premium Member Poem Love is like the Rose: Wolf, White Tanka allegory, flower, love, rose
Premium Member Poem Autumn Shaw, Kevin Tanka angst, autumn, i am,
Premium Member Poem Fly Like An Eagle: Wolf, White Tanka allegory, animal, bird, spiritual
divine birth Stassi, Rick Tanka jesus, joy
Premium Member Poem Ambrosial Reverie Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka love
Red Velvet Tano, Precioso Tanka birthday, celebration, food, red
states, revisited k., kabuteng P.iNk Tanka leaving
Premium Member Poem Right Here In My Heart Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka feelings
Spring Hoffman, Terry Tanka nature, spring
Premium Member Poem Opalescent Jinxed Ring Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka dark
Travelling Through Forests Faries, M.P. Tanka appreciation, environment, nature, tree
The walk home Miller, Mike Tanka brother, child, school
The Choo Choo Herlihy, John Tanka journey, life
Premium Member Poem Catharsis Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka feelings
Premium Member Poem MY LORD AND SAVIOR Rodrigues, Kim Tanka christian
WHAT IS ODD Dutta, Anisha Tanka funny, irony
Premium Member Poem wild dreams Henderson, Charles Tanka dream
Hatred version three Abadilla, Marmandy Tanka anger, anti bullying, betrayal,
Hatred version two Abadilla, Marmandy Tanka anger, betrayal, dark, death,
Hatred Abadilla, Marmandy Tanka anger, anti bullying, betrayal,
Daijoubu Abadilla, Marmandy Tanka blessing, change, confidence, courage,
Shooting Star version two Abadilla, Marmandy Tanka change, confidence, courage, destiny,
Sayonara version three Abadilla, Marmandy Tanka character, cheer up, dedication,
Sayonara version two Abadilla, Marmandy Tanka appreciation, betrayal, change, cheer
Sayonara Abadilla, Marmandy Tanka betrayal, conflict, destiny, emotions,
Collateral Damage Miller, Mike Tanka blue, conflict, football, violence
Desert Summer Tano, Precioso Tanka storm, summer, sun, weather
Alter ego Tano, Precioso Tanka friend
Wagon Roads Herlihy, John Tanka life
Old Voices Herlihy, John Tanka life
Premium Member Poem Allies Soper, Joseph Tanka nature
Premium Member Poem Endless Dance: Wolf, White Tanka animal, dance, night, stars
Premium Member Poem A Sunny Day Crasto, Cecilia Tanka beach, fun, happy, sun
LOVELY TANKA Vincent, Messoh Tanka adventure, baptism
Feel the Drum Herlihy, John Tanka life
Time's Arrow Herlihy, John Tanka life
Small Black Birds Herlihy, John Tanka nature
Thief in Darkness Herlihy, John Tanka life
Light Snow Herlihy, John Tanka nature
the best unwritten poems Alhemaidy, Abdullah Tanka adventure, beauty, nature
Premium Member Poem Meteor Callus, Paul Tanka age, time
Sweet Love Aroma Alhemaidy, Abdullah Tanka love, romance, rose
The Flame Tree Herlihy, John Tanka life, nature
Oasis Tano, Precioso Tanka beauty, earth, environment, nature,
Premium Member Poem Art - Olaf Wieghorst Haight, Sandra Tanka art, beautiful, tribute
Adrift Herlihy, John Tanka life
Premium Member Poem CONTRAST a tanka phrasis Strand, Brian Tanka inspiration, poetry