a Dutch Tanka for the Writer's Cramp
clad in orange
we browse the rummage sales
eat birthday cake
stroll the canals,
Ja voor de Queen
in lovely Amsterdam
the sun sets late
fields of red and yellow
sea of sunshine
waves of color
April 30th in the Netherlands is a national celebration of the Queen's birthday.
Written for: "The Writer's Cramp"
The Dutch tanka form: "Tanka, Dutch"
WON THE DAY'S PRIZE: WELL, IT WAS THE ONLY ENTRY!