Engraving of winter

engraving winter

Lire la suite


in the morning
hunters invade the woods—
from the first shots
leaves begin to fall
in silent prayer

Nicole Pottier


Published in Moonbathing a journal of women’s tanka, 2019.

culte – worship

culte des ancêtres –
gravés dans le bois
leurs nouveaux noms *

ancestor worship –
carved in the wood
his new name *

Nicole Pottier

* Kaimyo dans la tradition japonaise


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