A snow cap
on the statue of
it tumbles from an
insurgence of air
American Tanka, 21, 2012
Chinese Translation (Traditional)
Chinese Translation (Simplified)
George Swede has published two collections of tanka: First Light, First Shadows (Liverpool: Snapshot Press, 2006) and White Thoughts, Blue Mind (Edmonton: Inkling Press, 2010). His tanka have also appeared in a number of anthologies, including The Tanka Anthology (Red Moon Press, 2003) and a number of journals, including Ribbons and Gusts.