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: Love Tanka by Adelaide B. Shaw - *English Original* together we merge your star and mine glowing as one perhaps our love will shine in those left behind Adelaide B....