john tiong chunghoo

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

Haiku - the only thing not taken


editor's giveaways
the only thing not taken
a poetry book

note - the feature editor in the newspaper office where I work use to give away books which are considered not suitable to be reviewed. This afternoon there was a stack of about six books on the table. I took three by Colin Thubron. Just now I walked past the table, only one book remained. It was a poetry book by a Singaporean who had migrated to Australia.

Submitted: Monday, April 14, 2008

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