the world hasn’t changed

in the dark©papa osmubal

in the dark©papa osmubal

the world hasn’t changed
yao feng

the world hasn’t changed
it’s still business as usual

with a thump, the setting sun
an official seal
is stamped on the horizon

approval granted
I look out the window, like one night
looking at another

*literal translation by Chenxin Jiang (Chris Song Zijiang)
*final translated version by  The Poetry Translation Workshop

*from The Poetry Translation Workshop

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