On Reflection

According to Wikipedia, Tanka (短歌, “short poem”?) is a genre of classical Japanese poetry and one of the major genres of Japanese literature.  Below you can read the 26th of my 2017 poems. 

The aim is to write as many of these poems as possible to build a comprehensive picture of life with a disability in 21st century Britain.   

I just caught a glimpse

Bodily imperfections

Uncontrollable slide

To bottom of image heap

Smash society’s mirror

 

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