Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge…

Colleen’s 2019 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 138 #SynonymsOnly





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Pray for

Sunny skies

We were blessed

With money to spend

Waiting for the circus

coconut shy, candyfloss

The dry painted tears of a clown

Stirred strangest feelings in my heart

What sadness does he hide behind face paint…?

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5 thoughts on “Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge…

  1. Great capture of emotions, Anita. Clowns are interesting people and I like how you bring out the emotions of those who laugh the most, sometimes hold the most pain. I always think of Robin Williams as the perfect example. ❤

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