Bilingual ekphrastic tanka – poems of love, longing and emptiness – in response to artwork by various hands.
In Irish and English
The artwork in this book is understood by the author to come under the category of Fair Use, that is to say, a) the images are widely available on the internet, and b) the images are not used in this free e-book for commercial gain.
A bouquet of tanka poems in strict syllabic configuration of 5-7-5-7-7.
Gabriel Rosenstock is a bilingual poet, tankaist, haikuist, novelist, playwright, short storywriter, essayist and translator. He lives in Ireland.