Treasure Island

john tiong chunghoo

(Jan 21,1960 / NEW YORK)

Tanka - Autumn Wind and Leaves


in our hearts, he is never dead
the autumn wind plays, dances
with shrivelled leaves smoldering
over an old dream

in our hearts he is never dead
the autumn wind plays, dances
with shrivelled leaves, ever so
passionately try to relive an old dream

Submitted: Sunday, August 26, 2007
Edited: Friday, April 01, 2011

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