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

Thursday, April 24, 2014

A Set of Tanka for Emily Dickinson

clad in lily-white
she sweeps into each room
and out again . . . .
the woman in my vision
remains a winter dream

loneliness ...
the thing with feathers
perches on my heartstrings
singing there is no there there
throughout this snowy night

NeverEnding Story, March 27, 2014