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written by: Genie Nakano



my orthopedic surgeon
with his deep blue eyes
stimulates bionic growth
my prosthetic hip
hurdles Mt. Fuji

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.
Genie Nakano

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