bare maple tree
standing on the front lawn…
with no one around
I speak to it
in my mother tongue
2011 "Best of the Best" Poetry Award (Tanka Category)
selected by the Founding Editor of Lyrical Passion Poetry E-Zine
One Man's Maple Moon: Blues Master Tanka by David Bachelor - *English Original* a blues master sings the only song he ever recorded -- I slide my poem into an envelope *Eucalypt, *2008 David Bachelor *Chinese Tran...