the 23rd tanka in the sequence about diasporic experiences
not so-called news
another Chinese jumps
off the roof...
on the nightstand, his dog-eared
Lament for a Nation
Atlas Poetica, 15, 2013
One Man's Maple Moon: Fable Tanka by ai li - *English Original* reading you that fable at bedtime my wings in shadow *still 3: two, *1998 ai li *Chinese Translation (Traditional)* 睡前 朗讀那個寓言 給你聽 我的...