All Things Must Pass

All Things Must Pass - A Photo taken in Taipei in July 2016 by T Newfields
The makeup has faded
The paper is torn
Mould now eats
at the edges

A barren stucco dry wall
reveals its true form

With surface paint
cracked and baked
these poster-girls
parody their former beauty:

they've become
Shaolin nuns whispering:
Suǒyǒu de shìqíng bìxū tōngguò