Staying Put..... - Poem by RIC BASTASA

because i like to make things
simple now,
or even simpler than simple
i cut edges, prune time, taking only what is necessary
to my hand and not to the eye
less colors, belittling events,
unifying tiny forces
into one
breathless moment
abstracting the least from the most significant
trimming even gestures
chewing syllables to my delight
reviewing patterns
and staying put.

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  • (6/27/2013 9:02:00 PM)

    Really wonderful..I enjoyed this poem as your earlier poems (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, June 24, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, June 25, 2013

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