Eternal Partners: Tanka

ETERNAL PARTNERS

We chewed the upbeat
Now it’s time for the downbeat
Look! … Amn’t I still here
Celebrating it for you
As this too passes away?

About Ben Naga

The Spirit that graces me with its passing has no name and stems not from thoughts and words, though it gathers them up as it flows, but from feeling.

Posted on October 21, 2018, in Poetry, Tanka and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 9 Comments.

  1. Resonating with this poignant, beautiful tanka, Ben. Wonderful piece! ๐Ÿ™‚

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  2. The sharing never ends.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Beautiful tanka, Ben…hope you’re doing okay.

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