even when I'm home
I'm not at home
the shrouded August blue moon
beckons me behind the hill
Honourable Mention, 2014 Fleeting Words Tanka Contest
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Chinese Translation (Simplified)
Aruna Rao is primarily trained in visual arts. Her love for anime led her to haiku and tanka which helped her give shape to moments. She has only recently started submitting to journals and her tanka have been published both online and in print.