Tag Archives: Tanaga Form

Writing Implements

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – InForm:  Tanaga “The Tanaga is a traditional Tagalog verse the locals call the “The Filipino Haiku.” There are several varying versions of the formerly rigid form. Traditionally, a Tanaga is 4 lines, each with seven … Continue reading

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A Tanaga

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads – Fussy Little Forms:  Tanaga (posted by Marian) For our weekend fussy form challenge, let’s head to the Phillippines and try the TANAGA. the tanaga is similar to haiku and tanka, being a … Continue reading

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Two Frogs

Carpe Diem 2nd Ghost-Writer week, Jen’s Tanaga (Filipino form) 7/7/7/7  AABB Two frogs and one lily pad Let’s jump together, one dared We should take turns, wise frog said or we might sink our new bed

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