Fortitude: Senryu’s Seven Virtues

The Seven Virtues of Senryu:


Β I am taking on the seven cardinal virtues in a senryu rumble. I couldn’t reach my blogging partner inΒ Β crime, so I’m going it alone. Wish me luck! Salvation, here I come! You better be ready to greet me at journey’s end.

If you missed the Seven Deadly Sins of Senryu, you can find all the senryu mayhem by clicking here.


Persist–take one step
Let the steps crack under you
Just take that next step

Endure the tempest
Ignore its swirling, cold winds
All storms in time

Hold back flood waters
Life surges, pushes on you
Dig your heels in, stand

Fire rings round you
Trials that come to smoke and ash
Press on despite all

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Image credit: collage of Pixabay images + some photo manipulation by me (Melinda).

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