he hangs a moon
in the corner of the sky
for no reason
than the tides
Blithe Spirit, 25:3, September 2015
Chinese Translation (Traditional)
Chinese Translation (Simplified)
Mark Gilbert is based in the UK and has been writing tanka for over 10 years. Examples of his work may be found in the journals Skylark, Gogyoshi Monthly and Presence. Mark spent some of his childhood in the US and this continues to have an influence on his writing.