Tanka: Fragments of a song

a music snippet
 shatters the fluttering dream
 broken notes float by
 fractured headless horse awaits
 splintered flowers crack love’s hope

tanka by M. Nakazato LaFreniere


Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Challenge
 Write a 5-line poem with 5 words from a list of “fragment”synonym
 or write a 5-sentence story to a photo prompt

photograph in second life by M. Nakazato LaFreniere, avatar Kayla Woodrunner

Originally published at Cactus Haiku.