as a child
I wanted to touch the sky
that to touch another's heart
would be the greater challenge
Eucalypt, 7, Fall 2009
Chinese Translation (Traditional)
Chinese Translation (Simplified)
Irene Golas has been published in journals such as Acorn, Eucalypt, Frogpond, Heron’s Nest, Ribbons, and Simply Haiku. Her work has also appeared in Carpe Diem: Canadian Anthology of Haiku; Take Five: Best Contemporary Tanka (2010) and other anthologies. She and Ignatius Fay are co-authors of Breccia, a collection of haiku and related forms.