RIC S. BASTASA


THE TIME IS ALWAYS NOW


we face light
and leave darkness
behind

we have these two hands

each one can
for the meantime
hold
all these things
together:

doubt and certainty
hope and despair
past and future
i, you and
others

now is always
the time for juggling

Submitted: Thursday, June 20, 2013
Edited: Friday, June 21, 2013

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