The big 'Nian' is running
into the wilderness of the night
just by the sound of a cracker
it's tummy is big
it's steps uneven
The fire light of the crackers is bright
it lights up the night sky
cheers and peers buddy,
the shouts of new beginnings
Who cares whether in a year's time the 'Nian' reappears!
Saturday, February 6, 2021
POET'S NOTES ABOUT THE POEM
When i heard stories about of the 'Nian' told by my mother, i got chickened out, thinking it is real...
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