Poetry form :- Tanka (5/75/7/7 syllables)
Poetry form :- Double Tanka (Two tanka with 5/7/5/7/7 syllables each.)
Thoughts behind the Tanka :- Trees, gladly provide shade, fruits, flowers, whatever is within their means to one and all. Not bothering much about themselves, they render help.Stationary, they may be, cheer to all, by their actions, they do bring.
Thoughts behind the Tanka :-What others see as lucky or the desired life, may be a cursed one or not that fanciful for the one living it. Many a times, the desired life, may not fulfil that person's actual needs/ aspirations.
Poetry form :- Tanka (5/7/5/7/7 syllables). Thoughts behind this tanka :- Observation, according to me is a fine skill to master. We can either observe to learn or learn to observe, either which way would be beneficial to us.
Format of the piece :- A Haibun ( Prose and Tanka)