when the sun burns hot
I find shade to write
five lines on the sea
to wash-up at your feet
Skylark, 1:2, Winter 2013
Chinese Translation (Traditional)
Chinese Translation (Simplified)
Brian Zimmer wrote from the banks of the Mississippi River in St. Louis, Missouri. His work had appeared in various international print and online journals. He took inspiration from a variety of sources, including the ancient Japanese poetic-diary (utanikki) and free-form, poetic "essay" (zuihitsu).