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

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Rain-Stained Notice Tanka

Ninety-Ninth Entry, Coronavirus Poetry Diary

her eyes fixed
on the rain-stained notice
of closure ...
will the ballerina dance
in her heart again?

NeverEnding Story, August 18 2020

Added: One-Hundredth Entry:

a late night call
from his grandmother
this stormy night
splits into before
and after the outbreak