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

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Border Haiku

written in response to the "Made-in-America" Immigration Crisis

El Paso twilight
a body straddles
the white border line

NeverEnding Story, March 5, 2015

Note: El Paso, Texas stands on the Rio Grande (Río Bravo del Norte, the fifth longest river of North America), across the border from Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico.