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

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Politics/Poetics of Re-Homing, XIX

the 19th tanka in the sequence about diasporic experiences

a Mohawk youth
and an old Canadian
shout at each other...
we're here because we're here
if you must have a reason

Atlas Poetica, 15, 2013