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Life’s journey beckons
wandering soul loses way
footprints in the sands of time
define man’s impermanence
Sadje’s What do you see #46 : Does the above picture inspire you?
Lovely take, loved the tanka!
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Many thanks Ramya 😊
Impermanence hides beauty.
This is exactly how life is at so many instances. You’ve described it perfectly with such beauty and poignance. Wow! ❤️
Thanks a lot Rishika ♥️
Well said the only permanence in life is its glaring impermanence .
True! Thanks Veena!
Profound thoughts! Very well written. Thanks for joining in the challenge
Thanks Sadje. It was a great picture prompt!
You’re welcome 😉
Wow! Brilliant words…
Thank you Hemalatha!
The truth and the last two lines are love.
Thank you Kritika. Good to see you after long!
So true Radhika, perfect reflection of life’s journey. We are such a tiny speck in this vast journey. As you stand at the foot of a huge dune, you have no idea of what you encounter after crossing over the top, or how many more dunes lie ahead on your journey. And a sudden storm can erase your steps in the sand of time.
Yes Deb. And we chase those mirages mistaking them to give us eternal wealth and happiness, when we ourselves are but a fleeting moment in this gigantic cosmos.
So very true – absolutely love the visual of “our lives being a fleeting moment in this giant cosmos”
Your words are just perfect 👌
To describe the journey of life 👌
A wonderful tanka
My pleasure 🌼
So wonderfully created: “footprints in the sands of time /define man’s impermanence”
Thanks Benjamin. I too just love the phrase, footprints in the sands of time….and I am guilty of using it many times in my poems 🙂
True and beautiful words of Tanka, Radhika. Life’s journey and where it takes you no one knows. The picture too is perfect.
Absolutely Kamal. Thanks!!
Welcome Radhika 😊😊
Radhika, absolute perfection! ❤ A gentle reminder of our mortality. All the best! Cheryl
Thank you Cheryl ❤️
Footprints in the desert or on a seashore…we are as transient as these! Excellent composition, Radhika!
Exactly Indira. Thanks 😊
Lovely words💙. That picture is stunning. thanks
Many thanks Olivia 💕
love this Radhika!!!
The picture inspires me to keep going just like you do!!! You have such a gift! ❤️
Thanks a lot dear Cindy. So glad to hear that. Take care ♥️
You are sooo welcome!!!
You take care as well!
so true.. the footprint in the sands is an excellent metaphor for the mortality of the humankind.
So full of feel, so full of beauty. Can read it for thousand times ❤️❤️❤️
You flatter me Meenakshi. Thanks a ton ♥️♥️
brilliant tanka Radhika
Thanks Mich 😊
Wow this is so beautiful and true! 😊
Thank you Prerna!!
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Beautifully penned❣️ Great take on the prompt! 💖
Beautiful, Radhika! Superb take on the prompt!
Thanks a lot Eugenia 😊
You’re welcome! 😉
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Thank you Susi!
You are very welcome, Radhika! 🙂
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