Tuesday, November 5, 2013

My First Tanka on a Tanka Journal - Skylark Journal's Inaugural Issue

p. 49

the many Christmas eves
my father left for
another home
I'm not surprised to see
flowers on his grave

Skylark: A Tanka Journal 
summer 2013

*This inaugural issue, edited by Claire Everett, is now available for purchase at amazon.com. Click here.


  1. Beautiful, Chrissi! Love the slight ambiguity here. Congrats!

  2. Thank you, Sanjuktaa! Always a pleasure to see you here. :-)