Tanka for the New Year

A tanka for Frank Tassone’s haikai challenge.


the world’s cold breath mists

billows among black tree shapes

drifting pale and grey

at this year’s end I search clouds

for signs of a beginning

Published by

Jane Dougherty

I used to do lots of things I didn't much enjoy. Now I am officially a writer. It's what I always wanted to be.

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