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

Sunday, March 22, 2020

Ten Full Pages Tanka

Eleventh Entry (Bergamo,  Lombardy, Italy), Coronavirus Poetry Diary

the cathedral
silhouetted against gray sky
an old man
reads through ten full pages
of obituaries

NeverEnding Story, March 22 2020

Note:  The following poem is the tenth entry (Oshawa, ON, Canada):

nursing home silhouette
I air high-five my old friend
at the window

PoemHunter, March 21 2020