TANKA #1: YOUNG HEARTS BEATING

Woodcut illustration (1919) of the young lovers from Gottfried Keller’s original story, which became Delius’s opera A Village Romeo and Juliet.

Woodcut illustration (1919) of the young lovers from Gottfried Keller’s original story, which became Delius’s opera A Village Romeo and Juliet.

All young hearts beating
and the cliched love at first sight
sets its foot again
is it the kids getting young
or a paradox of love

love passionately
kids sitting next to a rock
her hands on his heart
first kiss, first tender touch
love strikes yet again deeply.

[NaPoWriMo 2014 poem 25]

Done for Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie Heeding Haiku with HA

Advertisements

7 thoughts on “TANKA #1: YOUNG HEARTS BEATING

If you like it.......say it......

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s