embracing the the quiet (tanka)

The Pleasure of Reading

breeds a welcome stillness
after power fails
reading by candlelight
sipping tepid tea




15 thoughts on “embracing the the quiet (tanka)”

  1. One of my favorite, rare moments during the year, is to enjoy the quiet of a power outage. I love this!


      1. I really admire writers who can capture such depth and beauty in three lines!


      2. What a lovely compliment…In the past 4 years I am slowly improving. I am a like a late blooming artist…gradually pulling away from drawing stickmen.

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      3. We all start somewhere. I really enjoy your writing and look forward to your future posts.


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