Dreaming of wonderful life,
every day the same repeated as usual.
Summer comes again,
the Zelkova tree has grown more branches than last year
but no-one knows the leaves’ shadow hides fear,
the fear in daily dreams of wonderful life.
hiromi suzuki is an illustrator, poet, artist living in Tokyo, Japan; a contributor to the Japanese poetry magazine “gui” (run by members of the Japanese “VOU” group of poets, founded by the late Kitasono Katue); and author of Ms. cried, 77 poems by hiromi suzuki (kisaragi publishing).
Her works are published internationally in Otoliths, BlazeVOX, Empty Mirror, Experiment-O, M58, DATABLEED, and Black Market Re-View, amongst other places.