Today is also ending--
at the bottom of the snowstorm
the gigantic sun

---Arō

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so wide is the sky
as those cranes fly home
quietly
i catch minnows
for a lonesome dinner


oh luasnya langit
saat burung bangau pulang
tetap diam
aku menangkap ikan-ikan kecil
untuk makan malam sendirian

2 comments:

Alan Summers said...

Nice tight poignant tanka.

Alan, With Words

diana l. said...

I am transported to that place. This is just lovely.