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

Monday, April 11, 2011

Snow Tanka

English Original:

awakened
from my butterfly dream
snowflakes
lighten
into dawn



German Translation by Dietmar Tauchner:

erwacht
aus meinem Schmetterlingstraum
Schneeflocken
leuchten
in die Morgendämmerung



published in Chrysanthemum, 9