a few love tanka
for my eyes only
under the rug
Fire Pearls 2: Short Masterpieces of Love and Passion, 2013
Chinese Translation (Traditional)
Chinese Translation (Simplified)
Sylvia Forges-Ryan recently won Third Prize in the 2014 Robert Frost Poetry Contest for her poem, "On a Berkshire Hill". Her book, Take a Deep Breath: The Haiku Way to Inner Peace, which won an R. H. Blyth Honorable Mention for Outstanding Books in Haiku Literature from the World Haiku Review in 2013, was selected for permanent inclusion in the American Literature Collection of the Beinecke Library at Yale University.