a young Chinese man
to block a line of tanks
I stand behind him, watching
Published in A Hundred Gourds, 1:3, June 2012
To the Lighthouse: Sensing Tanka: Perceiving Life Beyond the Ordinary - (First presented by David Terelinck at Bowerbird Tanka Group meeting #6, March 20 2011 and reprinted by kind permission of the author) Much excellent tanka...