the effect of time, a tanka

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
the other japanese form of poetry most people don't know.

Submitted: June 16, 2017

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The Effect of Time, a Tanka

 

Soft, rolling waves
slowly grate granite rocks
into smooth pebbles,
while time can expand ideas
into sharp issues.

 


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