Thursday, August 18, 2016

Tanka poems

“tango”

in dreams we tango
to sultry beats with our feet
your tender kisses
and sensual eyes lull me
into an eternal sleep

"Tango couple dancing" by werner22brigitte
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 “at sunrise”

soft like rose petals
he warms her with caresses
kisses like honey
they lounge on soft cotton sheets
as the rising sun greets them



Photo by Bruno Sousa
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- Written for dVerse Meeting the Bar - Tanka.   For today, we are writing Tanka poem,s which are a Japanese form of poetry which has been around for many centuries.  Come join us and check out some other great pieces.

14 comments:

  1. Loving that sensual tango dance and kisses like honey.

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  2. Oh those sensual eyes and honeyed kisses, eill get you every time. Lovely and sensual indeed.

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  3. Gayle Walters RoseAugust 19, 2016 at 12:20 AM

    The tango is a very sensual dance...perfect for a tanka! And loved your second piece with honeyed kisses greeting the sunrise...beautiful!

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  4. There is something so special about a sunrise together

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  5. Beautiful poems! I like Tango in particular - now there was a dance I could and did learn!

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  6. This is absolutely amazing! Love that sunrise ❤

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  7. Ah the tango ... And then in the second one to feel those kisses dripping honey - oh my!

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  8. Both beautiful images of love!

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  9. Beautiful partners like in a dance.

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  10. Trance Dance
    DeliGht
    spReading
    energy solo
    allonE liGht.:)

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  11. and sensual eyes lull me
    into an eternal sleep

    A dream can certainly lead to pictures of sensuous longings

    Hank

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  12. Both of them beautifully sensual. Just gorgeous imagery in them.

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