Peace Implied

Quiet now, placesharbouring my memories –river dreamcatcher –nostalgia floats on swan’s backpast bridges linking time lapsed. (Tuesdays I borrow from my Twitter account #Vjknutson. Image my own)

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Word Farmer

I farm reflection plant seeds of wrath, soil black – insatiable words nurtured by mind-storms and rays of passing enlightenment. (Tuesdays I borrow from Twitter @Vjknutson.  Image mine)

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Looking For Silver Linings

Shoulder to shoulder we contemplate clouds, hunt for silver, my brother lost, then found, ponders what ifs – clouds become threads, unite us. (Tuesdays, I borrow from Twitter @Vjknutson.  Photo mine)

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Lockdown Tanka

A grackle shimmers sun highlighting blue – my mood queer melancholy – absent knocks, talks, minutiae remains discomforting din. (Photo mine)

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Out of Body

Kingfisher, my horse transports me to unseen realms a fleshless dreamer seeking oneness, Orenda, a noetic salvation. (Tuesday, I borrow from my Twitter account @Vjknutson. Image my own)

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Past Prime

Celebrity bores I crave sapid exchange – bird song, sweet and tender I am past prime – gigs dried up but nature provides plenty. (Image mine)

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Define Family

Define family – nest of promises, story filled houses of stone? Expectations built lacking substance – original sin? (Tuesdays I borrow from Twitter @Vjknutson, this tanka edited from original.   Image mine.)

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Writer’s Bane

Poet’s mind fragile images ripe, words lacking waste of genius shadows whisper of bathos – a rewrite is imminent. (Image mine)

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Clarion

Formation of swans blaring advance, lift my lens spectacle captured ennui momentarily broken – contemplate message. (Tuesdays I borrow from Twitter @Vjknutson.  This time, it’s a tanka.  Image my own.)

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Patient, Heart

Happiness worship an unmonitored highway – numinous moments catalyst for earthbound soul – church impulses, breathe spirit. (Tuesdays I borrow from Twitter.  This poem is in the form of tanka.  Image my own.)

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