May 14th, 2006

Egrets Reading

Tanka at Simply Haiku

Today, the new issue of Simply Haiku went online.

This issue contains three tanka by yours truly, which represents a sort of milestone.
Although I've written haiku and cinquain and published both for years, mainstream tanka had sort of eluded me until now.

I'd written a couple of experimental sf tanka and published one or two of those, but these are actually my first published mainstream tanka. Hopefully, you'll enjoy them: