Sunday, January 28, 2018

Butterfly Dream: First Voyage Haiku by Goda V. Bendoraitiene

English Original

first voyage ...
irresistible wish
to look back

Goda V. Bendoraitiene

Chinese Translation (Traditional)

第一次旅程 ...

Chinese Translation (Simplified)

第一次旅程 ...

Bio Sketch

Goda V. Bendoraitiene lives in Klaipeda, Lithuania. She studied English at Vilnius Pedagogical University. At the age of 48, she was inspired to write haiku and joined the Lithuanian site for Literature. She publishes poetry, arranges national haiku contests, and takes part in the contests as a member of the jury.

1 comment:

  1. L1 sets the theme while the visually and thematically unexpected last line makes this travel haiku emotionally evocative and relatable.

    This haiku reminds me of the story about Lot's wife in Genesis 19.