john tiong chunghoo

Bronze Star - 2,222 Points (Jan 21,1960 / Sibu, Sarawak, Borneo East Malaysia)

Festival Haiku - Chinese Hungry Ghost Festival Lunar Calender 15th Day of Seventh Month


hungry ghost festival
hell note ashes taken
by the night wind

hungry ghost festival
hell note ashes float
in the night wind

hungry ghost festival
flickering shadows - roasted chickens,
oranges and sweets

Submitted: Sunday, September 02, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, September 04, 2012

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