in my life,
so much to break through
to find an inch of freedom
American Tanka, 24, 2015
Chinese Translation (Traditional)
Chinese Translation (Simplified)
Sanford Goldstein has been publishing tanka for more than fifty years. He was born in l925 and is now 95 years old. Long ago, he wrote haiku, but decided to focus on tanka. His latest books, three in the last two years, have each said this would be his last.