Tanka by Stanford M. Forrester
on a winter
American Tanka,13, 2003
Stanford M. Forrester is a poet, editor of bottle rockets: a magazine of short verse, and past president of the Haiku Society of America.
Reading Poems to Eat by Takuboku Ishikawa created an interest in him for writing tanka.
He is also the first charter member of the Tanka Society of America in Connecticut.
Stanford is a Buddhist in the Pure Land Tradition.
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