john tiong chunghoo

Bronze Star - 2,942 Points (Jan 21,1960 / Sibu, Sarawak, Borneo East Malaysia)

Haiku: Neighbour Beats Us Again - Poem by john tiong chunghoo

late November
neighbour beats us again
in dusting the Christmas tree

inspired by:

late November...
I miss another visit
to the nursing home
Charles Trumbull

slender moon
her new gait
after slimming down

inspired by;

slender moon —
locking the door
for the last time
Timothy Hawkes

Pearl Harbour Day
a Sept 11 now to mitigate
America's greatest war foible

inspired by

Pearl Harbor Day
the back yard fence steams
in the morning sun
Lane Parker

the wish to rewrite
the old songs

inspired by

every one
of her Xmas cookies
the same snowflake
Scott Metz

Comments about Haiku: Neighbour Beats Us Again by john tiong chunghoo

  • Rookie - 45 Points Colleen Courtney (4/30/2014 12:46:00 PM)

    Nice write! Love the day of getting the Xmas tree up! (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie David Gerardino (3/19/2005 3:37:00 PM)

    had to read it twice, nice poem (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, March 19, 2005

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