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

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Young Woman's Mouth Tanka

a red handprint
across the young woman's  mouth ...
she stands alone
on scattered maple leaves
in the divorce court's shadow

FYI: For more poems for International Women's Day, see my "Special Feature" post, Socio-Political Poems Selected for International Women's Day