john tiong chunghoo

Freshman - 1,695 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

Form:


Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Festival Haiku - Hungry Ghost Festival by john tiong chunghoo )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  2. As I Grew Older, Langston Hughes
  3. Let America be America Again, Langston Hughes
  4. Mother to Son, Langston Hughes
  5. I, Too, Langston Hughes
  6. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  7. I Dream A World, Langston Hughes
  8. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  9. April Rain Song, Langston Hughes
  10. If, Rudyard Kipling

Poem of the Day

THE CHANCELLOR mused as he nibbled his pen
(Sure no Minister ever looked wiser),
And said, “I can summon a million of men
To fight for their country and Kaiser;

...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

New Poems

  1. I fade away into the light, Anu Shraddha
  2. Neo-Classic Tasweer/Hindi/Urdu, Aftab Alam
  3. The awkward Moment, Angell Afinowi
  4. Loo Prints, Phil Soar
  5. Listen, Mariam de Haan
  6. Walking home Afterwards, Angell Afinowi
  7. Who has killed me brutally?, Aftab Alam
  8. Granny, Phil Soar
  9. Dances, David Harris
  10. Life, Vaishnavi Singh
[Hata Bildir]