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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  
Premium Member Poem COVERED BRIDGE OF VERMONT Rodrigues, Kim Tanka kiss
Premium Member Poem A tanka moment Strand, Brian Tanka poetry, sorrow
Premium Member Poem A tanka tale Strand, Brian Tanka nature, poetry, winter
Premium Member Poem T is for tanka Strand, Brian Tanka destiny, nature, poetry
Summons CRESSWELL, PATRICIA Tanka adventure
End Of Summer De Beaulieu, Darlene Tanka autumn, cool, summer, weather
Tangled As Roots Schiavina, Frances Tanka river
Premium Member Poem TATTERED SELF ESTEEM MURRAY, JEAN Tanka abuse, anxiety, betrayal
Premium Member Poem Wash away thoughts Sands, Heidi Tanka rain
drawl CRESSWELL, PATRICIA Tanka first love, garden
Premium Member Poem IF YOU SLAP ME Rogers BLK PANTHER, VAL BROOKLYN Tanka anger, anxiety, forgiveness, sorry
Premium Member Poem Before The Rain Sands, Heidi Tanka nature, rain, weather
UNION Das, Parimal Kumar Tanka imagination
Premium Member Poem Rip Tide Cozart, Dale Gregory Tanka beach, imagery, sea
Premium Member Poem Cowardice Ibeh, Edward Tanka anger, confusion, hate, murder,
Premium Member Poem Calm Lake Sands, Heidi Tanka beauty, longing, water
Two Friends Sharma, Mansi Tanka good morning, good night,
Premium Member Poem Stress leaves Sands, Heidi Tanka peace, water
Keep It Real Wonder, Timeless Tanka love
Dreams Kiser, M. L. Tanka dream, imagination, symbolism, wisdom
Premium Member Poem Beauty continues to shine Sands, Heidi Tanka beauty, flower, loneliness
Be Wary Kiser, M. L. Tanka dream, imagination, metaphor
Premium Member Poem The Bear Sands, Heidi Tanka animal
Pairing of Shoes Conte, Ashley Tanka fashion, weather
Finding Yourself Kiser, M. L. Tanka inspiration, inspirational, introspection, muse
Premium Member Poem Deserted Rodrigues, Kim Tanka dark, death
Premium Member Poem MOURNING VITALITY Rodrigues, Kim Tanka bereavement, family
Tears A. Sharma, Dr. Upma Tanka lost
Premium Member Poem Lost Love Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka lost love
Early Birds Cabanes, Nudershada Tanka bird, day
Silent Night Cabanes, Nudershada Tanka dark, night, silence
Premium Member Poem You Encompass Me With Life Loo, Laura Tanka love
Premium Member Poem So I May Keep My Desires Sivey, Russell Tanka desire, dream, sleep
Premium Member Poem Obsession Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka feelings
Anne De Beaulieu, Darlene Tanka beach, water
Premium Member Poem Potential Made Potent Portent Anderson, John Tanka hope
Premium Member Poem Tenuous Gossamer Anderson, John Tanka senses
Skydive Mitchell, Nancy Tanka adventure, sky
Premium Member Poem WINGS OF WONDER Rodrigues, Kim Tanka bird
Premium Member Poem - Gentle Wings - Smile, Sunshine Tanka angel, death, heaven
Premium Member Poem Brief: Pussy Willows Groan pachecho, connie Tanka allusion, flower, nature
Premium Member Poem Two-Voice Tanka, Thrice Dietrich, Andrea Tanka nature
love at first sight aller, jake Tanka heaven, love, marriage, memorial
Premium Member Poem The Hummingbird Ibeh, Edward Tanka animal, bird, flower, image,
Earths Revenge Kiser, M. L. Tanka corruption, earth, environment, natural
Premium Member Poem Desert Survival Wood, Dean Tanka change
Premium Member Poem BRIEF ENCOUNTER MURRAY, JEAN Tanka appreciation, beauty, crush
The Judge Schiavina, Frances Tanka inspirational
Dancing Stars NUSKER, AFZAL Tanka beauty
Premium Member Poem Far Away Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka feelings
Incessant Noise Kiser, M. L. Tanka animal, bird, nature
Premium Member Poem The Call Of Tortillas Connell, Carol Tanka childhood, food, humor
BUMBLE BEE Dutta, Anisha Tanka appreciation, beauty, flower, flying,
Lily Pond Schiavina, Frances Tanka beauty
You won't gravitate Sinha-Roy, Subimal Tanka universe
SPRING'S GARDEN EM, RHOMA Tanka garden
Premium Member Poem BRIEF- DANCING DAFFODILS ALLISON, JAN Tanka flower, spring
Premium Member Poem The Obligation Connell, Carol Tanka god, lost, missing, perspective,
Premium Member Poem Dogwood Tattoo Jung, Andrew Tanka color, flower, woman
Brief Lotus in Mossy Pond Dutta, Anisha Tanka color, flower, tree
Premium Member Poem Tanka 732017 Parise, Rick Tanka nature
Premium Member Poem Brief: Peruvian Lily Callus, Paul Tanka color, flower
Premium Member Poem Come My Beauty Wings, Broken Tanka beauty, death
FLAMBOYANT Dutta, Anisha Tanka appreciation, flower, muse
Memories Smith, Jeremy Tanka how i feel, life,
Premium Member Poem Brief - Lady' Purses -Calceolaria Dietrich, Andrea Tanka beautiful, flower
Brief: Desert Blooms May, Joseph Tanka bird, flower, nature
Premium Member Poem SIENNA OAKS onclaud, nette Tanka color, tree
Premium Member Poem BROKEN GLASS Rodrigues, Kim Tanka dad, daughter, forgiveness, love
LOVER'S SCENT Arowolo, olusegun Tanka love, romance
Premium Member Poem Brief: The Lady Slipper Sands, Heidi Tanka flower, love
Premium Member Poem HOLIDAY ROMANCE ALLISON, JAN Tanka beach, romantic, sea
Premium Member Poem Together Apart Ritz, P L Tanka relationship
Premium Member Poem Dancing Geisha Lane, Lin Tanka beauty, nature, tree
Premium Member Poem Brief: The Canvas Massey, Mark Tanka allusion, beauty
Premium Member Poem Color Coquelicot Haight, Sandra Tanka flower, history, inspirational
Headfire Smith, Jeremy Tanka how i feel, inspiration,
Premium Member Poem White Balloon Negron, Nayda Ivette Tanka fantasy
Premium Member Poem When Petals Ignite Fraser, James Tanka body, desire, image, love,
Premium Member Poem Brief - Angel Song Ward, Julia Tanka angel, beautiful, blue, color,
Brief: Amaranth View Numb, Poetically Tanka beauty, body, color, feelings,
Premium Member Poem Brief: Pewter Peppers Cozart, Dale Gregory Tanka health, humor, rose
Brief:The Purple Robe Smith, Jeremy Tanka beautiful, imagery, poetry, purple,
Brief: Coquelicot Poppy Lorette, Alyssa Tanka beautiful, birth, color, flower,
Premium Member Poem Brief Seasons Of Color Kendrick, Sara Tanka nature
Premium Member Poem Brief Fawn Lily Connell, Carol Tanka death, flower, funeral, grief,
Premium Member Poem SWEET AND SOUR Rodrigues, Kim Tanka senses
Premium Member Poem Brief: Rowan Wine Wolf, White Tanka beautiful, tree, wine
Your love Smith, Jeremy Tanka appreciation, blessing, how i
Premium Member Poem Rainy City Sidewalk Cozart, Dale Gregory Tanka city, imagery, rain, summer
Premium Member Poem Medallion Richards, Carrie Tanka bereavement, how i feel,
Premium Member Poem Tanka 9 Gibson, Faye Tanka grief, remember, rose
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