john tiong chunghoo

Poem About Poetry - Song Of Tea And Poetry

the refreshing taste of
dawn mist and sunshine,
mountain loam rolled up
in tender brown leaves
and now unveiled through
spring water
they are the simple joy
that raises the morning sun
up into my sky

i dont need that many
readers, just a few who
care to weigh every word
to see how much they are worth
they too are my tea that elevates
the sun up my sky

Poem Submitted: Sunday, April 6, 2008
Poem Edited: Sunday, October 19, 2008

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  • Debora Short (4/6/2008 12:57:00 PM)

    John, you have long been one of my favorites! !

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  • Michael Pruchnicki (4/6/2008 12:56:00 PM)

    Good work, John. You enlivened your poem with tactile imagery
    that caught mr right away!

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  • Sandra Fowler (4/6/2008 12:50:00 PM)

    Please count me among your readers. Lovely poem.

    Warm regards,

    Sandra

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  • Ida Werrett (4/6/2008 12:50:00 PM)

    You would probably enjoy PIP. com.

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