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

Friday, January 13, 2012

A Story about Life: A Haibun

He holds the baby tightly outside a Starbucks window. Inside the cafe, she leans toward the man in Armani, whispering in his ear. Two cups of coffee untouched.

her silence . . .
the bare maple holding
a hazy moon

published in Sketchbook, 6:6, November/December 2011