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A fronte praecipitium a tergo lupi. (In front of you, a precipice. Behind you, wolves.)

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Exhausted--Tanka Poem

Today it's a tanka poem for National Poetry Month. For more information and a syllable counter, visit this blog.
Line 1 = 5 syllables
Line 2 = 7 syllables  
Line 3 = 5 syllables
Line 4 = 7 syllables
Line 5 = 7 syllables 


I'm so exhausted
I never get enough sleep
something wakes me up
I should hit the rack sooner
but then I'd miss all the fun.
© 2016 by H. Linn Murphy

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