RIC S. BASTASA


A delicious food


When asked
he said he wrote what he did not
understand

he said it is the surface of
the table
the facade of a wall
the back of the shoe
and the ripple only of
the pond

there must be a good
explanation and
you are hiding it
away from us

there is. And i have lied
about its true meaning.
sadly, it is about the pain that
i found in the things that
please only you

he scratched his head
successful on that hiding
he gave a smile
for secrets that we too have
sharing it
like a delicious food
unnamed.

Submitted: Sunday, September 22, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 23, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (A delicious food by RIC S. BASTASA )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Entrails, michael walkerjohn
  2. Bad luck and story, hasmukh amathalal
  3. 1 [Tears] (Neverending Poetry - Personal.., Lenny Orlando Camacho
  4. You're The Best..., Almedia Knight Oliver
  5. Only In My Dreams (Regional Korea), Ronald Chapman
  6. Being Realistic, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  7. Countless tears., Marcondes Pereira
  8. Unrest Soul: Dark minds, Onyekachukwu Vincent Onyeche
  9. me &the dragon, gordon nosworthy
  10. A Free Mind, RoseAnn V. Shawiak

Poem of the Day

poet John Clare

I love to see the old heath's withered brake
Mingle its crimpled leaves with furze and ling,
While the old heron from the lonely lake
Starts slow and flaps its melancholy wing,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Grace Paley

 

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  3. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost
  6. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  7. Acquainted with the Night, Robert Frost
  8. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  9. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  10. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]