john tiong chunghoo

Gold Star - 5,025 Points (Jan 21,1960 / Sibu, Sarawak, Borneo East Malaysia)

Flying Yoyo - Poem by john tiong chunghoo

there is a woman here
sultry, warm, affectionate
and - dying for love
there is a man here too
tied to the woman's back
his face away from her
both long for
what the other desires
but are trapped
one in heaven
the other hell
there is here their guardian
whose life has gone kite
flying to and fro
wherever the wind blows

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, January 7, 2006

Poem Edited: Saturday, January 7, 2006


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