Japanese Style

Japanese sytle poems focusing on tankas and haikus.
Warning Signs, A Tanka Poem by Walk In Verse (WIV)
Tanka

Warning Signs

A law passes by Under a medical guise      — These are warning signs  Now when you speak with free …

From the Forest's Edge, A Walk In Verse Fan Challenge!
Challenges

From the Forest’s Edge

echos of terrorring out from the forest’s edge before the sunrise the moonlight shines upon heras she awaits her next …

Blue Light, a Haiku poem - Walk In Verse
Senryu

Blue Light

the circles blue light — glistens upon her smooth face the necklace shines bright

Sudden Death - Tanka Poem by Walk In Verse (WIV)
Tanka

Sudden Death

Private enterprise Is the American scene, Yet it’s sudden death; Corporate monopolies Force feed political beasts.

Your Life
Tanka

Your Life

Do you spew forth lies, Or speak truly of your life? Let your mind decide. Before you lies paradise, Or …

Cracks
Tanka

Cracks

Cracks in the ceiling Signals the end has begun Destruction awaits Do we stop what has started, Or relax contemplating.

Ruined by the World
Tanka

Ruined by the World

A gift from heaven, Protected by her parents — Ruined by the world — Brainwashed, bullied and abused, During her …

Cigar Smoke
Tanka

Cigar Smoke

Battles fought and won With the price of young men’s blood — Over cigar smoke Politicians entertain In order to …

Be Content
Tanka

Be Content

Always wanting more, Sacrificing everything — The rise and the fall — It only last a short while, Therefore, learn …

Tanka

Memories of Love

Memories of love Are not obtained by a fool In search of romance; They trust in relationships Built upon love …

Tanka

Besieged

Feeling so lonely In the traditions of life – Happiness is dead – Besieged by a godless world, I’m slowly …

Tanka

War

War’s declaration, The option for your demise On her battlefield. The military complex, Its priority — you die.

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