Treasure Island

Chenou Liu


A Tanka about English wordmines


like a coolie
laboring in English wordmines
for seven years...
the scars in his mind
the hole in his heart

for 劉鎮歐 (Chen-ou Liu's Chinese name) who has lost his Chinese soul

Submitted: Friday, January 24, 2014
Edited: Saturday, January 25, 2014
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