Synonym Challenge on #tankstuesday

I was given two words that I can only use synonyms for. I wrote a cinquain to meet the syllable challenge.


Buds spin open 

Tender verdant hue 

That deepens when emerald leaves 


Thanks to Colleen M Chesebro. You can find the challenge, and the two words at

It would be fun if you made a guess at the two words and left a comment!

10 thoughts on “Synonym Challenge on #tankstuesday

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