Thomas Donnelly

Rookie - 2 Points (23rd October 1994)

Memory Tanka 01 - Hidden - Poem by Thomas Donnelly

Hidden amongst leaves
A shy blossom turns her head
In the fading light
Lift her dark petals skyward
They seem a little softer

Poet's Notes about The Poem

A Tanka poem for Hanako

Comments about Memory Tanka 01 - Hidden by Thomas Donnelly

  • Warren Falcón (1/22/2013 11:52:00 AM)

    Marvelous poems, Thomas. I wouldn't mind some factory verse cranked out by you. The imagistic poems, especially the tanka, Hidden, can match any poem, say, of Issa or Basho or Han Shan. Keep it up. A welcome relief to read such good verse here on poemhunters. Onward. Warren Falcon (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Poem Edited: Sunday, December 29, 2013

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