embracing the the quiet (tanka)

The Pleasure of Reading

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

©Tournesol’17/09/25

http://chevrefeuillescarpediem.blogspot.ca/2017/09/carpe-diem-1261-pleasure-of-reading.html

 

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!

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

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      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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