Bathroom Tanka
—a poem by Virginie Colline

Four in the afternoon
fourteen little suns
through the bathroom's window panes
but it remains in the same nook
the shadow of your doubt


Virginie Colline lives and writes in Paris. Her poems have appeared in The Scrambler, Bakwa Magazine, In Other Words: Mérida, The Red Ceilings, The Applicant, Certain Circuits, The Fat City Review, Blue Skies Poetry, Literary Juice, Silver Birch Press, The Bangalore Review, Hothouse Magazine, Poems Underwater, Creative Thresholds, Turk's Head Review, Subliminal Interiors, and Japanorama, amongst others.