Coffee Blended-Tanka

Coffee Blended – Tanka

(Concubine Lane, Ipoh)

 

from the night i slept
to the morn' of your beauty
where night and day met
the sun shines with its glory
in your arms sun' s brighter dear


the day will begin
with a loving thought 'bout you
coffee blended love
that's how we are my dearest
lost without the caffeine kick


For Kim’s MMPP https://artwolfen.wordpress.com/2020/04/30/merry-may-poetry-play/

Published by michnavs

Philippine-born Michelle Navajas, currently residing in Malaysia. Michelle authored the book “After – Rain Skies: A Million Stars” for PWW during their Million Stars campaign. Graduated with a Master of Education majoring in English in the Philippines, Michelle was a former college professor, teaching literature, speech & oral communication, creative writing, drama, and theatre arts. Michelle is active in her writing profession and works as a freelance creative writer. Michelle passionately blogs at www.michnavs.wordpress.com, where you can find her prose and poetry on love, life, motherhood, and her advocacy on abuse and violence. A published author on Spillwords NYC https://spillwords.com/what-if-snowflakes-dont-fall-in-winter/ Her poem “Again” is published on three platforms, on MEDIUM -an International Writers and Readers Space, AFRICA WRITERS CARAVAN, and at WOMAWORDS LITERARY PRESS. kindly go check the following links –https://womawordsliterarypress.home.blog/2020/06/29/imagining-life-after-the-ravaging-virulent-covid-19-pandemic-a-special-journal/ –https://personalitiesofinspiration.wordpress.com/2020/06/29/imagining-life-after-covid-19-a-womawords-june-edition/

48 thoughts on “Coffee Blended-Tanka

  1. an ode to your god the coffee bean!

    Do hope you moderate your intake Mich … you know they claim caffeine may have caused my breast cancer. But I did drink excess … now it’s one and occasionally two per day!

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    1. Thanks for the reminder Kate😊😊😊yes i have reduced my intake too, to two cups a day..unlike before i could go as many as 5 a day…😁

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  2. a beautiful play of words, a love for coffee I resonate with. oh Concubine Lane has such rich history, I love how the name came about and all those back lane mysteries. looking forward when we will explore together!

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      1. The smaller towns are definitely cheaper, unlike the big city where I live..LOL. Best shopping is in Melaka too and even more to see! We should go to Penang too since we are talking about it. I will take you to the Blue Mansion, it is divine! Movies were made here, then later you can take hubby…its err….very romantic!

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      2. yes it is a world heritage site too. sadly the pandemic has ruined many plans, but still we can look forward to the future.

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  3. I too love coffee and I must admit, I am above the 2 cup limit. It really does keep me going and I can’t wait for a cup in the morning. How do non coffee drinkers live?? Lovely Tanka!

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