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

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Delhi Street Kids Tanka

Sixty-Third Entry, Coronavirus Poetry Diary

the glint
of a butcher knife
lifted high ...
Delhi street kids stare
at pork dripping

PoemHunter, May 19 2020

Added: Sixty-Fourth Entry

a food bank lineup
curls around the street corner
the silence
of my friend looking at the ground
and me staring at the sky

PoemHunter, May 19 2020