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Shiki Tanka #1

くれなゐ二尺伸びたる薔薇の芽の針やはらかに春雨のふる

Spring rain falls, softening the thorns of the two-foot tall crimson-budded rose.

Nick Giampietro

Nick Giampietro

Nick graduated from Portland State University with a degree in Japanese Literature and a minor in English, and works as a Software Engineer in Portland. He lives with his wife and dog-of-a-cat.

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