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a child draws
his father’s lungs
black moth

 


street in bloom
bees swarm all over
the food stall

 


pitch black
a cold voice begins
to shed light

 


sunshine park
a kid dancing
with the leaves

 


mountain top
soft clouds mask
our weariness

 


lantern parade
Northern Star shines
across the street

 


balikbayan box*
a child keeps looking
for her mom

*balikbayan box - is a carton shipped or brought to the Philippines from another country by a Filipino who has been living overseas, typically containing items such as food, clothing, toys, and household products (Oxford Dictionaries).