typhoon -
the bells
tolling by themselves

—john tiong chunghoo

Typhoon season is December-January.

About the author: i won honourable mention for the first takashi hoshino award and two honourable mentions and one merit poem in the new year kukai organised by the World Haiku Club recently. i am a regular participant of the shiki monthly kukai. my works have been published around the world such as poetry sharing journal, voicesnet.com, heron's nest, asahi shimbun, mainichi shimbun, yomiuri shimbun, sakura anthology, free times among many others. readers are welcome to read my poems at postpoems.com and poetry-today.com and to leave their messages.

Responses to the haiku for 7 December 2004 by john tiong chunghoo

    kate (chrismomxyz at yahoo dot com)
    2004-12-07 13:57:51

    a knocking
    at my door-
    the wind

    Vasile Moldovan (vasilemoldovan at yahoo dot com)
    2004-12-09 03:33:13

    a thunder-cap stifling
    the echo of tolls

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2004-12-09 04:26:53

    from out of the darkness --
    my jog ends


    furrows, on the lake --
    new day begins