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

Monday, February 1, 2021

Make America Hug Again Tanka

One Hundred Seventy-Third Entry, Coronavirus Poetry Diary

a bead of sweat
trickling down her face
the masked nurse
gives shot after shot ...
Make America Hug Again

Added: One Hundred Seventy-Fourth Entry

outbreak briefing
the doctor's new strands 
of gray hair

Added: One Hundred Seventy-Fifth Entry

sound of ice pellets
against nursing home windows ...
new cases surge