john tiong chunghoo

Freshman - 1,288 Points (Jan 21,1960 / Sibu, Sarawak, Borneo East Malaysia)

Festival Haiku - Hungry Ghost Festival


Ungry ghost festival
tonight hell notes light up
the alley ways

hungry ghost festival
on her face the raging
fire of hell notes

hungry ghost festival
the empty chairs and us
at the operas

hungry ghost festival
the vvip guests
cannot be seen

hungry ghost festival
at the opera a quiet space
in all our hearts

Submitted: Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Edited: Monday, August 26, 2013

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