This post highlights a few guest posts/poems from over the years.
The 1,000 Posts Review series is a work-in-progress, and will include many different posts.
Three Tanka by Margarita Engle
(post from this site, December 31, 2012)
Please visit Margarita Engle’s website for much more information about her work and books.
This tanka by Carol Purington is from January 12, 2018 (this site), and reprinted from a journal.
From the root-cellar
the last of the winter squash
the poem you wrote recalling
a grandmother’s hearty soup
by Carol Purington
All Rights Reserved
Published in GUSTS, Fall/Winter 2008.
“Canada’s First English Tanka Journal.”
Carol Purington’s Poet Profile at The Haiku Foundation Haiku Registry includes a short biography, a summary of her awards and books, and selected work.
The images are by Kate Greenaway and courtesy of Reusable Art.
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