Sedoka week 2 (Monday)

2 of 7

For life continues
still in these uncertain days
Springtime comes and sun still shines
and mornings still dawn
for days when bright moments can
now be seized, captured and held

©Jemverse

Photo – ‘Painter by Ferryboat’ – woodcut on paper – Yamada Basuke (©1930)

Sedoka is a japanese poetry form comprising 38 syllables spread over 6 non-rhyming lines with a syllabic sequence of 5,7,7, 5,7,7

 

3 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. mariamichaela
    Apr 06, 2020 @ 09:49:19

    Love this!

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  2. thereluctantpoet
    Apr 08, 2020 @ 00:09:12

    Reblogged this on The Reluctant Poet.

    Liked by 1 person

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