my shadow

by on Jan 19, 2015

 

my shadow
accidentally
walking across
the white neighbor’s driveway …
he yells, Go back where you’re from

 


Chen-ou Liu is the author of five books, including Following the Moon to the Maple Land (First Prize Winner, 2011 Haiku Pix Chapbook Contest) and A Life in Transition and Translation (Honorable Mention, 2014 Turtle Light Press Biennial Haiku Chapbook competition). His tanka and haiku have been honored with many awards. Read more of his poems at Poetry in the Moment.

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