RIC S. BASTASA


And That Is The Trick Actually To Be Happy


a journey is a
diversion road hoping to find
something new of this
routine-existence
trying to figure out if there is a new
specie of life out there

when the journey is about to end
five days or six maybe
you begin to compare only to find
out that it is the same road
same trees
same sky

on the last day when the way
back home is trekked
when you return
everything that you left
becomes new

and that is the trick
actually
to be happy.

Submitted: Friday, April 11, 2014
Edited: Friday, April 11, 2014

Topic(s): love


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