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

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Tragedy of Silence: A Haiku Sequence

Newtown morning
twenty black ribbons tied
around a bare tree

what happened, happened...
pit bulls bark
at the sickle moon

gun control debate

Pop! Pop! Pop! breaking
the noises

Published on PoemHunter (Dec. 15, 2012)