RIC S. BASTASA


RIC S. BASTASA Poems

1. ' The Last Dance Of Your Life ' 5/17/2011
2. ' A Discourse On Pleasure ' 5/17/2011
3. to The Light 9/16/2009
4. ......The Tree 10/4/2009
5. Why Do People Keep Saying, I'M Sorry, For Things They Know They'Ll Do Again? 2/17/2010
6. This Is My Life 2/13/2009
7. watashi Wa Wakarimasen. 4/15/2011
8. ' What Is Life? Let Us Talk About It ' 5/17/2011
9. . Pain 5/27/2009
10. ... So Much 11/22/2011
11. ***just One Thing*** 6/23/2008
12. ' The Truth About His Place ' 5/17/2011
13. 洗 腦 (Xǐ Nă O, Literally 'Wash Brain') 9/10/2009
14. İNside The Arms Of The House 7/5/2011
15. ♫ ♪ ♫ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♫ ♪ ♫ ♫ ♪ ♫ 6/11/2008
16. hypnagogic 9/22/2009
17. 太 阳 把 它 嘲 笑 . 3/14/2009
18. * * * 6/9/2008
19. ق ا س ي ا ل ق َ ل ْ ب ، ع َ د ي م ا ل ر أ ف َ ه 5/20/2008
20. ... Facetious 11/20/2008
21. ((Hurting Realities)) 6/11/2008
22. Inside The Car One Rainy Day 10/17/2011
23. Doko Kara Kimashita Ka? 4/15/2011
24. Love And Lust 10/4/2009
25. С о в е р ш е н с т в о п о э з и и 2/13/2009
26. .... 10/4/2009
27. Σ τ α λ α γ μ ί τ η ς 10/11/2009
28. (a Fantasy At The Train Station) 10/3/2010
29. .....I Am Imitating You 2/4/2009
30. Did You Say That Your Only Freedom From Pain Is Death? 4/24/2009
31. ...Compulsion 5 6/8/2008
32. Cause And Effect 4/1/2008
33. Will You Believe Me If I Speak Of Love? 4/1/2008
34. The Dark Rose 4/24/2009
35. Watch Out Mr. Martin For The Jihad At Poemhunter 4/22/2008
36. That Feeling Of Doubt 5/20/2009
37. Juggling 3/9/2009
38. ...Cage 11/20/2008
39. ....Red Presence 12/4/2008
40. .can’t Transfer To The Other Side 10/9/2008
Best Poem of RIC S. BASTASA

' The Last Dance Of Your Life '

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you don't really have to mind
death
what power do you have for it

when it comes
it comes
none can prevent it
from sitting beside you

the doctors are honest
and sometimes
too stupid to give you a promise
for another extension of
life

a hope that poisons the mind instead
and makes
our recent stand rigid and
unreasonable

for those who have seen the light
on one hand
sees death as
a welcome experience
in fact a festivity
another coming experience
another full moon
at the bay

another ...

Read the full of ' The Last Dance Of Your Life '

Finally

just like anything that you did in the past
you started like
a
gasoline spilled
on the cemented road
and a matchstick lighted
it and the fire ran
like a will o'wisp
but as usual it was

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