their antlers locked in a combat
only one may win
The Tanka Journal, 47, 2015
Susan Mary Wade
Chinese Translation (Traditional)
Chinese Translation (Simplified)
Susan Mary Wade has been a regular contributor to The Tanka Journal (Japan Tanka Poets' Society) for several years now. Her tanka have appeared worldwide in many magazines and been anthologized. In 2009 and 2016 she was awarded a Certificate of Merit at the 6th & 8th International Tanka Festival Competitions in Japan.