published in Eucalypt: Mariko Kitakubo

Mariko Kitakubo Profile

Mariko Kitakubo

Born in Tokyo.
Living in Mitaka-city, Tokyo
Membership
Japan Writers' Association,
Japan PEN Club,
Association of Contemporary Tanka Poets,
Japan Tanka Poets' Society,
Kokoro-No-Hana,
Tanka Online Project,
Tanka Society of America.

Contemprary Tanka Poet Mariko Kitakubo. Eucalypt.

My Tanka published in Eucalypt.

Thank you so much for picking up my new work, the editor of Eucalypt, Julie Anne Thorndyke!

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pure indigo
settles into my heart,
when I cross borders...
I would like to die
a wanderer of this earth

maybe
I can believe
in destiny --
spring rain reads
my outstretched palm

(ひと滴の雨にうるめる運命を信じてもみむ 春のてのひら)