Monday, November 7, 2016

Butterfly Dream: Bullet Train Haiku by Michael Henry Lee

English Original


Michael Henry Lee

Chinese Translation (Traditional)


Chinese Translation (Simplified)


Bio Sketch

Michael Henry Lee  lives in St. Augustine Florida with his wife, rescue cat, and several bonsai trees. His work has appeared in numerous print and on line journals including: Heron's Nest, Frogpond, Modern Haiku, and A Hundred Gourds among others. His second book, Against the Grain, received Honorable Mention in the 2013 Mildred Kanterman Book Awards.

1 comment:

  1. The quick pace of a one-liner and the typography of the poem works thematically and visually effectively, and on a second reading, "bullettrain" successfully carries metaphoric significance.

    Life is like a train ride.

    -- John A. Passaro