new Tan Renga…morning glory!

For Carpe Diem Tan Renga prompt for May 9.   (I am enjoying this new challenge, thanks!)  The idea is to take a three-line stanza, written by one poet…and writing a two-line stanza to complete the Tan Renga. )

 

morning glory!
the well-bucket entangled,
I ask for water.

© Chiyo-Ni (1703-1775)

petal cups offer
satisfying  drops of sweet dew

© Sometimes, 2016

 

22 thoughts on “new Tan Renga…morning glory!

  1. I am so confused. I finally found the prompt page, but it was a different prompt. I always have problems reconnecting to prompts. What did I do wrong in this one? I had already posted the morning glory poem, so I just posted the autumn leaves one as well. I just discovered this prompt through you so I wrote on the one you did.

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    1. I thought I was the only one…I have the exact problems that you do in posting to prompts! I spend a lot of time traveling back and forth on the site searhing for specific prompts so that I can post. I’ve been shy about asking because I figured everyone else knew what they were doing– 🙂 gradmama

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      1. I tried bookmarking, but that changes. There is a number ID for each prompt I think…like the wisteria one, that was over but I did it anyway. 🙂

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      2. Ha… I can see you perfectly as a little kid, following along behind shaking your head, palms upraised and arms horizontal on each side. Now I’m exaggerating! Ha.

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      3. Huh? Which is the left hand corner of the paper? Do we write in cursive or print? Full name? Does it have to be a #2 pencil? Anyone have a pencil I can borrow? 🙂

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      4. I was a girl…that pretty much ruled any of those out. Ha! I wanted to be a psychiatrist, a lawyer, and a police officer…no particular order. Yes, I am a detail person, have problems with abstracts 🙂

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      5. the incident is true, except that the teacher had never seen me before my parents walked me into the classroom later. I have never been a good liar…too much stammering and stuttering and demanding of details. 🙂

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    2. In fact I have another tan renga to post…but not sure where to put it. 🙂 I always like to have over-simplified instructions for everything, otherwise I just sort of founder around.

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      1. I ususally copy off of Carol Campbell…she seems to know what to do. 🙂 Maybe they could publish a directive for some of us slower kids. I finally figured out how to post on Cee’s site.

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    3. Then when I posted today I got a message saying the registration was closed…time was said to be “noon” today and I was trying to post at 10:30…probably a time zone issue?

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