Shattered Peace

This tanka is in response to Heeding Haiku With HA: Be Inspired #¬†4 over at Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie.

The Poet Reclining by Marc Chagall

The Poet Reclining by Marc Chagall

Tranquil silence is
No longer in my future
The cries of the dead
Ever screaming in my mind
We will never rest again

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Empty – Flash Poetry

Here is my entry for #threelinethursday.

Painting by F.E. Clark

Painting by F.E. Clark

Lost in turmoil and despair

the one she never met has perished

her empty womb now a tomb for her beloved