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

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Politics/Poetics of Re-Homing, XIII

the 13th tanka in the sequence about diasporic experiences


Mr. Lou
your foreign credentials not...

pinned by his gaze
I am an immigrant
with black slanted eyes


Atlas Poetica, 15, 2013