RIC S. BASTASA


RIC S. BASTASA Poems

6521. A Bunch Of Ripe Guavas 3/15/2010
6522. Goner 3/15/2010
6523. A Long, Straight Line 3/15/2010
6524. The Other Greener Pasture 3/15/2010
6525. I Am Giving You Up For Another 3/15/2010
6526. After The Day 3/16/2010
6527. Tonight 3/16/2010
6528. I Write A Love Poem 3/16/2010
6529. After A Slingshot 3/16/2010
6530. Little Birds 3/16/2010
6531. Welcome To A Safehouse 3/16/2010
6532. For Diony 3/16/2010
6533. Bong 3/16/2010
6534. At Fb 3/16/2010
6535. The Food On The Table 3/16/2010
6536. That Sandwich 3/16/2010
6537. Senseless? 3/16/2010
6538. A Program Component 3/16/2010
6539. Sorry Girl 3/16/2010
6540. March 16 3/16/2010
6541. Fear The Water 3/17/2010
6542. For Those Who Love Most 3/17/2010
6543. Dongsky 3/17/2010
6544. My Wife 3/17/2010
6545. Know His World 3/17/2010
6546. I Stopped Comparing Myself To Others 3/17/2010
6547. The Red Door 3/18/2010
6548. The White Saucer 3/18/2010
6549. One Sided 3/18/2010
6550. Beth 3/18/2010
6551. Been 3/18/2010
6552. No Expectations 3/18/2010
6553. There Is This And There Is Also Always That 3/18/2010
6554. Hope And Truth 3/18/2010
6555. I Have Worms Inside My Mouth 3/18/2010
6556. Untitled 1 3/18/2010
6557. Untitled 2 3/18/2010
6558. Untitled 3 3/18/2010
6559. Untitled 4 3/18/2010
6560. Untitled 5 3/18/2010
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 '

Ephemeral

A red hibiscus that blooms
In the morning
Closes, wilts, in the afternoon,
You expect another one of its kind tomorrow,
A china rose,
Your night life,
At the outdoor café, sitting on light fabricated
Silver chairs, sipping tea, puffing smoke, sipping
Margarita, gazing

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