Word Power

Colleen Chesebro challenged us with using synonyms only for the words COMFORT and WORN. I chose to use FAMILIAR and FADES. Join us in the fun!

https://colleenchesebro.com/2020/03/10/colleens-2020-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-168-synonymsonly/

 

As I slip into

The familiar excuses

Their strength fades away

I am encouraged to change

To create a better life

©2020 Annette Rochelle Aben

14 responses to “Word Power

  1. Very clever use of the prompt words! I really like the sentiment, too – something for reflection…

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  2. This is very clever, Annette. A great poem.

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  3. Beautiful poem Annette.

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  4. This prompt is not easy but you did fantastic with the direction you went.

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  5. The excuses always holding us down!

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  6. Hi, Annette! You did a fabulous job with this one. I love it. 😀 ❤

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