Category Archives: Tanka or long-poem

An unrhymed Japanese poem. You may use metaphor, simile, and many of the other devices generally not used in haiku or senryu. You may show a more personal and emotional viewpoint. Short/long/short/long/long pattern. Usually centered around nature.

Preservative Woman, @HikiMadwoman — writer and poet

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Haiku, Senryu, Tanka, & Poetry

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