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

Sunday, February 12, 2023

Cow Hug Day Tanka

written in response to CNN News, Feb. 12: "India tried to rebrand Valentine’s Day as ‘Cow Hug Day.’ Here’s how it backfired"

Cow Hug Day
instead of Valentine's Day
under the billboard
a sari-clad woman
holds a man's hand tight, tighter