Poet Cheng Chou-yu won 2011 Life Literature Creation Award
“Legacy of peace” wrote by poet Cheng Chou-yu, which won him the “2011 life literature creation award” of Chou Ta-kuan Foundation on Dec. 20. The awarding ceremony is held at Natioanl Tsing Hua University, founder of Chou Ta-kuan Foundation Chou Chin-huar, President of Tsing Huang Chen Lih J. and poet Cheng Chou-yu all attending the ceremony.
Poet Cheng Chou-yu writes the peace and love, shows the compassion and mercy in his poem. The poem “Legacy of peace” won him the award and praise.
Here is a paragraph from the poem of “Legacy”:
Today passed the early winter again
Beginning spring comes soon in the year of Yisi
That is your twelfth day of the hundred-tenth month
In the end of this wide open and spacious commemoration hall
Shed tears in the line
I am also the one --
The youth addicted to raise my eyes
Like a mallow
Poet Cheng Chou-yu dressed that he thanked for Chou Ta-kuan Foundation’s affirmation and he also wanted to thank Tsing Hua University. When he has the class with the students, he always has passion and energetic, because he knows that these young students carrying heavy responsibility of Taiwan future. Taiwan is the bridge of Mainland China and western world. Taiwan young people shoulder the mission of realizing peace.
The new book of Cheng Chou-yu “Legacy of Peace” just published.
Ps. original version published on the website of Taiwan News by Theresa Huang