Chen-ou Liu's Translation Project: First English-Chinese Haiku and Tanka Blog

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Moon Tanka

the shining moon
that used to perch
on my childhood dreams
now hovers over
a rooming house

Note: My tanka won Third Place in the 2009 San Francisco International Competition Haiku, Senryu, Tanka, and Rengay. It will be published in Mariposa, #22.