Tan Renga is a two stanza poem with 5-7-5 and 7-7 syllables.
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Those who are familiar with the Tanka
will see that the Tan Renga
is the same form.
There is one difference.
In Tanka it’s a poem written by one poet.
In Tan Renga the poem is written by TWO poets.
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This episode is a challenge to write Tan Renga

A Haiku by Jane Reichhold.
for the first stanza:

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scattered in sand
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embers of a saltwood fire

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face to face with stars

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holding each other closer
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wished on a bright falling star.
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(mine)

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