My Take – #TankaTuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 274, 5/17/22 #Ekphrastic #PhotoPrompt

This post is in response to Colleen’s weekly challenge. David, of The Skeptic’s Kaddish provided this photo for this challenge. Click here for guidelines.

My submission is a “Butterfly cinquain is a nine-line syllabic titled form with the pattern 2-4-6-8-2-8-6-4-2.”


of unseen space
distance between the earth
and sky, eternally grounded
protect us during life’s journey
unseen yet actively
involved as we

Thank you David for sharing the photo of your father with us. May his memory be a blessing!

Thank you for reading!

©Ruth Klein’s Scribbles

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