Written for the Carpe Diem Challenge #52: write a Tan Renga.
Tan Renga is a two stanza poem with 5-7-5 and 7-7 syllables (5-7-5-7-7). Unlike a Tanka written by one poet, Tan Renga is written by two. Poet One writes the 5-7-5 and Poet Two completes 7-7.
a single sunbeam
scribbling runes on fallen leaves –
A single sunbeam
scribbling runes on fallen leaves-
showers of sylvan color,
skeletons filled with light