Treasure Island

john tiong chunghoo

(Jan 21,1960 / NEW YORK)

the hole in my heart


burial
they filled the hole with grandma
leaving a hole in my heart
bleeding

they filled the hole with daddy
leaving a heart
that echoes a painful longing
day and night

Submitted: Sunday, April 30, 2006
Edited: Sunday, April 30, 2006

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