Sunday, June 28, 2015

Butterfly Dream: War News Haiku by Carl Seguiban

English Original

news of war
wrapped on a fish --
the smell lingers

2nd Place, Vanguard Haiku , World Haiku Review,  August2014

Carl Seguiban

Chinese Translation (Traditional)


Chinese Translation (Simplified)

在一张有战争新闻的报纸里 --

Bio Sketch

Carl Seguiban resides in British Columbia which inspires his haiku. His poems have been published in Mayfly, Modern Haiku, Frogpond, Bottle Rockets, A Hundred Gourds, Moongarlic, Presence, Under the Basho, paper wasp, The Heron's Nest, Cattails, Prune Juice among others.

1 comment:

  1. The sociopolitically conscious and symbolically rich image in the opening lines effectively establishes the theme, and the smell in the closing line is layered with multiple meanings, adding psychological depth to the poem.