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

Sunday, August 23, 2020

Dim Sum King Tanka

One Hundred First Entry, Coronavirus Poetry Diary

long lineup
at the new Dim Sum King
a woman
as old as my mother
with a masked smile

NeverEnding Story, August 23 2020

AddedOne Hundred Second Entry:

this soft voice
of a wrong number ...
I wish
I was the person
who wore a VOTE face mask

AddedOne Hundred Third Entry:

just giving you 
a Covid bear hug...
his laughter
echoes in the silence
of Walmart shoppers