Sonia Sanchez

(1934 / Birmingham, Alabama United States)

Tanka - Poem by Sonia Sanchez

i kneel down like a
collector of jewels before
you. i am singing
one long necklace of love my
mouth a sapphire of grapes.


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  • Mahtab BangaleeMahtab Bangalee (12/8/2019 4:07:00 AM)

    one long necklace of love my
    mouth a sapphire of grapes. // beautiful imagery
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  • Edward Kofi LouisEdward Kofi Louis (12/8/2019 3:13:00 AM)

    Minerals of true love!
    Heart's song. 💛💡🎶


    Thanks for sharing this poem with us.
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  • SONNA E. JANAE (7/26/2018 6:28:00 PM)

    Could you explain this poem plz? THX (Report)Reply

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  • ENDASA (7/26/2018 6:27:00 PM)

    Beautiful graceful poem. Thanks (' _') :) (Report)Reply

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  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (7/19/2016 8:08:00 AM)

    Ha ha ha nice humor and a good tanka...10+++ (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Poem Edited: Tuesday, July 19, 2016


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