Ladybug – A tanka

By Somali K Chakrabarti

Ladybug

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a delicate walk

over soft petals festooned

with tender dew drops

lady in red sips her drink

while the yellow florets watch

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© Somali K Chakrabarti, 2016

 

A Tanka is a Japanese poem consisting of 31 syllables in 5 lines, written in the short – long-short- long -long format

 

 

Lei: A wreath for your soul  is a string of short poems reflecting on nature, life, illusion and inspiration.Lei

 

 

 

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