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Auto Praise for Girlfriend – A Tanka Poem

“I love a good tanka – so much meatier than a haiku, and jay really makes the most of those extra two lines.”- The Daily Tale”I didn’t think I like haiku, but after reading Girlfriend – A Tanka Poem, I can see the merits of something briefer.”- Enid Kibbler”This girlfriend is so vivid to me, thanks to this beautuful verse.”- Hit the Spoof”My favourite part of this poem is ‘content smiles’.”- Zob Gloop”I love Japanese poetry, and I can tell that jay really does dig that girlfriend.”- Betty Borison