Treasure Island

john tiong chunghoo

(Jan 21,1960 / NEW YORK)

Tanka - boy and sprouted bean


the child eyes the
sprouted bean still
holding husk of seed
both eager to know
more of the the world

Submitted: Monday, June 16, 2008
Edited: Monday, June 16, 2008

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