of a long silence
between us --
two swans on the lake
flapping their wings
Selected Tanka, Gusts, 24, Fall/Winter 2016
A Room of My Own: Predawn Hush Tanka - predawn hush ... at the back of my mind her words linger, *I love you, but cannot livewith the ghosts of your past* *Added*: alone I take a sleeping pill...