Two Christmas Tanka by Carol Purington: A Star and On a Drift of Air

 A star
for wise men to follow,
a star
to top my flimsy tree–
Christmas Eve

On a drift of air

that circles the globe

from heart to heart,

continent to continent–

words of a carol

 

By Carol Purington.

Published with her kind permission.

Christmas star courtesy of wpclipart.com.