Your Philosophy - Poem by RIC S. BASTASA

you make it candid
nothing of the non-transparent twists and turns
direct to the point
no holds bar nothing to hide
you say what is in your mind
you call a spade a spade a square is a square
not a queer queer queer ideal,

you don't write a poem it is pointless to write any
you live your life
you rhyme
you count every step like a meter
a haiku
a sonnet

you like it crisp and short and
always saying less
to anything

a trek on the mountainside
feeling the ways of the snake
rather than talk and talk
duck quacking

you say, 'plunge! '
live life
do not let it just be written by them

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  • (10/20/2009 9:05:00 AM)

    You think too much Ric! lol plunge away, tai says.

    Smiling at you, liking the rhythm, reflecting on the balance!
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Poem Edited: Tuesday, October 20, 2009

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