RIC S. BASTASA


Learning To Ride - Poem by RIC S. BASTASA

learning to ride
whatever
you always have
a fear an attempt
and a fall
from time to time
wherever whenever
so normal
falling and
hurting yourself

after trial & error
riding becomes
too familiar
and you like it
maybe but for
a time
riding is nothing
but a thing
we always do
because we simply
have to

then just as when
the fear is lost
you sleep & leave
the excitement
you take
things as daily
boring matters
and there you
lose
the grip of cautiousness
about what was
once exciting &
even fearful

that is when
the accident happened
the time
when everything
is so normal
routinary
boring

you may even
kill yourself.

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 19, 2008



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