john tiong chunghoo

Gold Star - 5,055 Points (Jan 21,1960 / Sibu, Sarawak, Borneo East Malaysia)

Transient Gowns - Poem by john tiong chunghoo

morning glories by the sidewalk
each bloom oozes with my love
in the mist, full of the beauty of youth
can you hear the stirring of a smitten heart?
each flower's trumpet that helps play
my love song to the heaven and you
- take it now or tomorrow it will be gone
- gently as it has come, the fashion of those
transient violet gowns

Comments about Transient Gowns by john tiong chunghoo

  • (7/20/2006 9:22:00 AM)

    Fine word painting created by a gifted poet.

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  • (7/20/2006 8:51:00 AM)

    This is nice, John...'transient violet gowns' Good line and lovely way to think of a morning glory.

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, July 20, 2006

Poem Edited: Tuesday, August 17, 2010

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