My second tanka for the sequence “Forever Home” was inspired by the following photo of an Outback billabong at sunset. (To see Kirsten’s second tanka and picture for “Forever Home,” visit Swimming in Lines of Haiku.)
the horizon . . .
a distant lover’s arms
fuel my night with fire
Tanka & photograph © Margaret Dornaus
Tanka appeared in LYNX 27:3 (October 2012)
in “Forever Home,” a tanka sequence with Kirsten Cliff