Smorgasbord Poetry – Colleen Chesebro’s Poetry Challenge – Poet’s Choice – Double #Etheree – Silver Lining by Sally Cronin

This week it is Poet’s Choice for Colleen Chesebro Tanka Tuesday Poetry No 180 – Poet’s Choice and I have decided to share my reflections during these 12 weeks of isolation.

Double Etheree – Silver Lining

I
believe
there is a
silver lining
to isolation.
A chance to reassess
how we effectively use
one of life’s great commodities
so often wasted and lamented
yet measured so accurately each day.
Time can be fleeting or last a lifetime
and it seems there is little to spare.
But during this brief hiatus
I have come to understand
that clocks do not decide
how I use this gift.
In the future
I will live
and love
more.

©Sally Cronin 2020

If you would like to participate in this week’s challenge here is the link again: Colleen Chesebro Tanka Tuesday Poetry No 180 – Poet’s Choice 

You can find recent reviews for my latest release and other books: Sally’s books and reviews 2019/2020

Thank you for dropping by and I hope you enjoyed.. thanks Sally.

 

40 thoughts on “Smorgasbord Poetry – Colleen Chesebro’s Poetry Challenge – Poet’s Choice – Double #Etheree – Silver Lining by Sally Cronin

  1. Pingback: Smorgasbord Blog Magazine – Weekly Round Up – 31st May – June 6th 2020 – #Waterford, Elvis, Foxes, Lamaze Classes, poetry, books, reviews and Health | Smorgasbord Blog Magazine

I would be delighted to receive your feedback (by commenting, you agree to Wordpress collecting your name, email address and URL) Thanks Sally

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 )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google 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 )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.