Movie Poster on the Wall of a Café
is written on the skirt of a woman.
A robust woman in black,
between heaven and earth,
hands on hips.
She fills the poster with her body,
leaving only a corner
to the maroon sky and dark clouds.
All of Italy is carried in her eyes.
The title drops on her breast.
Yulun Wu, born in 1995, is a widely published poet based in China, where he won the 2016 Top Ten Poets award. He studies at Beijing Normal University in Beijing.
Yuwei Cui, based in China, is a bilingual poet and translator. Her first poetry collection Fish Bones was published in Macau (ASM, 2017). Her poems and translations have appeared in literary journals in the U.S., Australia, Canada, and Vietnam.