I am like a pearl,
Precious and rare.
At night, I haunt divers in their sleep,
At daytime, they hunt me in return.

Like the pearl,
Impurities purify me, complete me!

I, with dirt,
Purified by time,
Until I emerge immaculate and sublime.

Inside Joko Jun

Joko Jun features Filipinos from around the world... musicians, writers, photographers, and other creative people.