Gogyohka: Business in the Sky

diners at a tablemandatory checkered tableclothsshakers black and whiteplayers in an unknown gameBusiness as usual Stark is the hillOffering welfare of shadeWhere night is endlessAn unavailable sunNever centred in the sky Gogyohka was a form developed by Enta Kusakabe in Japan and translates literally to "five-line poem." An off-shoot of the tanka form, the gogyohka … Continue reading Gogyohka: Business in the Sky