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

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

LGBT Tanka

the diary
under a floorboard
in his room
the broken mirror reflects
her breast binder

(for Ru-nas)

Published in the Special Feature Section (LGBT Tanka) of Atlas Poetica


note: Ru-na literally means “be/act like (ru) a man (na)” in Chinese