"Woman and Child on a Balcony" (1871-1872) by Berthe Morisot [1841-1895].
the road below
always a surprise what
the child focuses on
today, the gendarme--
her perplexity at how
he got so small
© Diane Mayr, all rights reserved.
A cherita is a haiku-like poem of three stanzas that tells a "story." The first stanza is one line and sets the scene. Stanza two is two lines, stanza three is three lines. A cherita terbalik is a cherita with the order of the stanzas rearranged.