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Forgotten woods

Photo by ANDREW SMITH/Wikimedia Commons Haikus by LIN TAO   The empty fog swelled Cradling the forgotten woods Lost children indeed   *** As…

Fog’s path

Photo by BROCKEN INAGLORY/Wikimedia Commons Images Haikus by LIN TAO The empty fog swelled Cradling the forgotten woods Lost children indeed *** As I…

Colour my world

Photo by: Thesupermat Haikus by LIN TAO I took the colours And threw them on the canvased Floor and let it grow *** You told…

Ness Lee packs a punch

Hakka-Chinese Canadian illustrator’s in-your-face-art pokes fun at Asian stereotypes. by BEATRICE S. PAEZ  Illustrations courtesy of NESS LEE An ambush of tiger moms herds its…

Blue skies

Four haikus by LIN TAO  If I raised my brush And painted the sky all blue, Will skies stop dying? *** Sometimes, even if…

Frozen

A haiku by LIN TAO Much like the blazing Flames, the frozen ice channels Many thousand hues Lin Tao is a French-Chinese-Canadian haiku poet who…

Music and magic

Photo by UDAYAN SINGH/Wikimedia Commons A haiku by LIN TAO  Music, in pure form Is a voyage of light, sound And vivid new dreams…

Me, myself and I

Illustration by TIHMILY LI   A haiku by LIN TAO My reflections smiled At me in the mirror halls While I stood, confused. Lin Tao is a…