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

Sunday, July 21, 2013

Politics/Poetics of Re-Homing, III

the third tanka in the sequence about diasporic experiences

English teacher said
Just wipe "I used to be...."
out of your mind

walking home alone
face-to-face with falling snow

Atlas Poetica, 15, 2013