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“…for Sister Earth, our Mother…” : a #TankaTuesday (8/28/18) #quadrille #writephoto #tankaprose

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She clasps the afternoon sunlight in her raised arms. Then asks, “If you will not care for the earth, who will?”

 

One deep breath: the journey begins.

 

Dryad dream

a shift in mind to resist

the exploitation

see the desolation

and say, “no more!”

 

 

for dVerse Poets’ Quadrille #63 – Feel the Earth move (pubtended by Kim Russell)

COLLEEN’S WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 99, “CHANGE & DEFY,” #SYNONYMSONLY

Sue Vincent’s Thursday photo prompt: Caught #writephoto

 

The title is from St. Francis’ Canticle of Creation

 

 

 

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