john tiong chunghoo

Bronze Star - 2,228 Points (Jan 21,1960 / Sibu, Sarawak, Borneo East Malaysia)

1. After Basho's famous frog haiku


after basho's frog haiku
the garden pond
speaks more volume

after basho's frog haiku
each sight of the amphibian
the echo of a splash

after basho's frog haiku
every splash at the pond
eddies to the centre of my heart

Submitted: Wednesday, February 27, 2008
Edited: Tuesday, September 09, 2008

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