Genie Nakano

I Wonder written by Genie Nakano at Spillwords.com

I Wonder

I Wonder written by: Genie Nakano @genieyogini   A gray dove flies Under a cloudy sky I am secured Under her wing The dove’s heart beats Faster an...
October written by Genie Nakano at Spillwords.com

October

October written by: Genie Nakano @genieyogini   A depression sets in every October. This is the month my father died and when he passed a crater grea...
Flower written by Genie Nakano at Spillwords.com

Flower

Flower written by: Genie Nakano @genieyogini   She is a flower searching for fertile ground standing in  "mountain pose"  topples very ea...
Genie Nakano

Genie Nakano

Writing tanka is my passion, joy, therapy and confession. My tanka appear in the Rafu Shimpo, a Japanese American International Journal and many Tanka Journals. Currently I teach Yoga and Zumba at the Japanese Cultural Center in Gardena and have a website: GenieNakano.