john tiong chunghoo

Gold Star - 5,084 Points (Jan 21,1960 / Sibu, Sarawak, Borneo East Malaysia)

Festival Of The Spirits - Poem by john tiong chunghoo

There is a freshness in the air
That kindles that part of the mind
At the back that rejunvenates our whole body
There is that extra sensory perception of the mind
That could tell things without seeing them like
The celebrations of spirits out in the
Mountains, that contagious uplifting
Of spirits that smolders the whole
Island which makes one feel elated
To be in such unseen wonder;
The heartstirring beatings of celestial drums,
The fairy dances, the gathering of beings
Which serenade an auspcious enchantment
All over the island that one could feel a sense
Of euphoria a whole evening.
It's gone the next day leaving one awed
Of the mystifying elation that has come visiting
The night before when one feels one has
Been invited to party with spirits and fairies.

Comments about Festival Of The Spirits by john tiong chunghoo

  • (11/7/2005 9:27:00 AM)

    A lovely inspiring poem. (Report) Reply

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  • (11/6/2005 2:06:00 PM)

    OK, you got a style, nice poem..................... (Report) Reply

  • (11/6/2005 11:24:00 AM)

    an uplifting poem
    the joy clear like a crystal night
    and joyous
    once again a fine poem
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, November 6, 2005

Poem Edited: Monday, June 18, 2012

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