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

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Wall Haiku

summer twilight
alone in the attic, watching
Berlin '61

published on World Kigo Database (Berlin Wall)


My haiku was written in response to an op-ed piece, titled Tearing Down Berlin's Mental Wall: The fall of the Berlin Wall did not mean the end of the "wall in the mind," published today in The New York Times..