Treasure Island

Chenou Liu


And the Spring Will Come


A Haibun


He can write in English, states the dog-eared Chinese-English dictionary on the coffee-stained desk. A German Shepherd lives with him, says the attic wall with an old map of Taiwan on it. But he can't stand Canadian food, observes a line of jars of salted bamboo shoots. Except food, everything looks OK, they say in unison.

the stillness
of this morning
...tenth winter

Submitted: Friday, August 16, 2013
Edited: Friday, August 23, 2013
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