john tiong chunghoo

Gold Star - 5,083 Points (Jan 21,1960 / Sibu, Sarawak, Borneo East Malaysia)

Tanka - London Blasts - Poem by john tiong chunghoo

london so quiet
after the blast
when, where, who next?
the real blast that unsettles
us all

second version

london after the blasts
so quiet
where, when, who next?
our peace in pieces
in the dark
i force myself to sleep


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Poem Submitted: Saturday, July 9, 2005

Poem Edited: Saturday, July 9, 2005


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