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

Sunday, January 1, 2012

Nostalgia Tanka

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