THE COUPLE IN THE GROVE by Changming Yuan

she is a willow
gorgeous and graceful
his whispers are the breeze
gentle and generous
blowing through her branches
slim and summer-glazed
constantly making her tremble
like a chuckling tree

CHANGMING YUAN authored several books before emigrating from China and currently teaches writing in Vancouver. Yuan’s poetry appears in Barrow Street, Best Canadian Poetry, Exquisite Corpse, London Magazine and over 200 other literary publications worldwide. His collection (Chansons of a Chinaman) and monograph (Politics and Poetics) both released recently, Yuan has twice been nominated for a Pushcart Prize.

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