john tiong chunghoo

(Jan 21,1960 / NEW YORK)

Where the Real Man is


mirror, the man looks
and arranges his hair
looks, and arranges his hair

a flood of admiration
seizes his emotion

the real man lies between
the time he looks, and
arranges his hair

Submitted: Wednesday, August 23, 2006
Edited: Friday, August 27, 2010
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  • Brian Dorn (8/23/2006 10:41:00 AM)

    Interesting observation, John. And inbetween, the real man finds time to write poetry... well done! !
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