For Colleen’s weekly Tanka Tuesday challenge. A butterfly cinquain.

Road home


the trees’ wind dance

swallows’ wild dart and swoop

even the lane’s pale sinuous


as it meanders in dappled

shade away from the town’s

unsightly squat

grey sprawl.


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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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