The Road Taken and Not: Tanka

This is for Colleen’s Tanka Tuesday, using synonyms for destination and guide.

This is also for Mish’s dVerse prompt to write a poem based on one of Sharon Knight’s wonderful photos.

 

experts give advice–

signposts along bumpy roads

stretch to tomorrow

 

infinite unknown pathways

curve between past and future

 

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“unincorporated” by Sharon Knight, used with permission fromย https://sunearthsky.com/

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28 thoughts on “The Road Taken and Not: Tanka

  1. I like multiple paths and directions, Merril. (Your infinite unknown pathways are similar to mine.) This was beautiful!
    I always smile when people find that even Frost says he may come back and take the other, more troddened path on another day.

  2. Pingback: Colleen’s Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 67 – Play & Guess #SynonymsOnly – colleenchesebro.com

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