Caught in his maelstrom
she survived a winter’s tale.
Fighting against his
blizzard of heartless demands,
she left when the crocus bloomed.
Written for dVerse, the virtual pub for poets around the globe. Today, Ingrid asks us to consider the bard, William Shakespeare. We may choose a title from a list she gives us, a partial list of his plays. I’ve included A Winter’s Tale within my poem
Also, off-prompt today for NAPOWRIMO, Day 26.
Tanka: A poetic form of 5 lines with the following syllabic requirement: 5-7-5-7-7. Image from Pixabay.com