Tuesday, May 17, 2011

anecdote # 181 - YuChen

remembering YuChen — The Great Leap
Forward, theoreticians to hard-pack soil,
starvations, tree bark lunches —
I pick up the grains of rice I spilled.

YuChen, mind's eye tracing his face —
I smell smoke — I've burned the whole
pot of mung beans.

1 comment:

Lodo Grdzak said...

'Great Leap forward." Oh man!!!!!