Tanka – Eucalypt

 

bindweed
slowly chokes
the elderberry
how your lies slowly
stifled the love between us

 
Martha Magenta

 

Eucalypt: A Tanka Journal, May 2018
https://jthorndyke.files.wordpress.com/2017/02/eucalypt-order-form-2017.pdf

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About Martha Magenta

Martha Magenta is an award-winning haiku poet living in Bristol, England, UK. She has a passion for herbalism, gardening, veganism, animal rights, Earth and the environment. She has worked for ActionAid, and Friends of the Earth. Her poetry, haiku, haibun, senryu, and tanka have appeared in many journals, magazines, and anthologies. She was awarded first, second and third prizes and Honourable Mentions in contests for haiku, tanka and haibun in 2017 - 2019. She is listed on The European Top 100 haiku authors, 2017 and 2018. She collects her published work on a blog: https://marthamagenta.com/
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