tells me my heart
with a little bit of bacon
and a little bit of you ...
Chinese Translation (Traditional)
Chinese Translation (Simplified)
Roary Williams lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He is fifty-five years old and has been writing micropoetry in the Japanese forms for almost five years, writing almost exclusively on Twitter as @CoyoteSings. He studies zen, loves animals, and keeps several ferrets.
(Editor's Note: This is the first tanka accepted for the 2014 translation project. The best 66 tanka selected for One Man's Maple Moon, 2013: Selected English-Chinese Bilingual Tanka will be announced next week)