are yellowed with grease
heavy with it . . .
smells of Shilin Night Market
published in Atlas Poetica, #10, Fall 2011
One Man's Maple Moon: New Life Tanka by Lesley Anne Swanson - *English Original* gold coins sewn in her worn coat the child no one notices bound for a new life *A Hundred Gourds,* 1:3, June 2012 Lesley Anne Swanson ...