story time …
with the last turn
of the page
the unfurling of fronds
and butterfly wings
Chinese Translation (Traditional)
Chinese Translation (Simplified)
Susan Constable’s tanka appear in numerous journals and anthologies, including Take Five. Her tanka collection, The Eternity of Waves, was one of the winning entries in the eChapbook Awards for 2012. She is currently the tanka editor for the international on-line journal, A Hundred Gourds.