For the weekend, a sedoka I

Weekend sedoka
Six lines to paint a picture
with bold stroke and bright colour
capturing content
as with privilege I come
and with gusto seize the day


Picture – ‘Half Moon Bridge’ by Yoshida Toshi (1940)

[Sedoka is a traditional Japanese unrhymed poetic form comprising two three-line ‘katauta’ with a syllabic sequencing of 5/7/7, 5/7/7. A katauta is an unrhymed three-line poem with a syllabic sequence of 5/7/7].


2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. DiosRaw
    Feb 06, 2021 @ 09:43:47


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  2. utahan15
    Feb 06, 2021 @ 14:04:38

    vegetable beef
    in chili

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