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

Thursday, March 18, 2021

White on White Haiku

written in response to "8 Dead in Atlanta Spa Shootings, With Fears of Anti-Asian Bias," The New York Times, March 17

white on white this snowy day

distance between me and neighbors

AddedOne Hundred Ninetieth Entry, Coronavirus Poetry Diary

third wave coming ...
on TV Spirit-filled protesters 
raise their fists
in winter chill, chanting
God is greater than Caesar