john tiong chunghoo

(Jan 21,1960 / NEW YORK)

Visit Malaysia Year Haiku -Butterworth Ferryride To Penang


ferryride
penang slowly comes
onto our laps

slowly penang comes
a birthday cake with all
its 'towering' candles

it's not hongkong
it's not singapore
it's penang

ferryride
the dream he carries
to and fro

slowly a postcard
comes alive
penang ferry ride

Submitted: Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Edited: Friday, February 21, 2014

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