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

Monday, July 29, 2013

Politics/Poetics of Re-Homing,XI

the 11th tanka in the sequence about diasporic experiences


this attic reeks
of smoke, sweat, and beer...
I write
a resume in a language
my father can't read



Atlas Poetica, 15, 2013