RIC S. BASTASA


RIC S. BASTASA Poems

12401. Talk Straight, And Be Understood 4/17/2012
12402. In The Open Fields 4/17/2012
12403. China 4/18/2012
12404. Th 4/19/2012
12405. Why Must I Fear? 4/19/2012
12406. Beauty And Mystery 4/19/2012
12407. Dusts................. 4/19/2012
12408. When We Soar 4/19/2012
12409. About The Beautiful Woman With Angels On Her Hair 4/19/2012
12410. Untrammelled 4/19/2012
12411. Th Monkey Island.... 4/19/2012
12412. The Wall Clock And The Stairs.... 4/19/2012
12413. Witt 4/19/2012
12414. Contagious..... 4/19/2012
12415. When You Find It, Burn It.... 4/19/2012
12416. United In Pain 4/19/2012
12417. The Blind Woman........ 4/19/2012
12418. My Illusion.... 4/19/2012
12419. A Need For Redemption 4/20/2012
12420. Lame Ducks 4/19/2012
12421. A Confession... 4/20/2012
12422. Mine Doesn'T 4/20/2012
12423. Mr. Mutant 4/20/2012
12424. That Quest For Excellence Against Your Previous Self.... 4/20/2012
12425. Life And The Trees 4/20/2012
12426. Burying He Dead Man 4/21/2012
12427. Forgetting A Lot Of Things.... 4/21/2012
12428. Murmur Upon A Self During The Party Meeting Some Unauthentic People On The Row 4/21/2012
12429. Falling Upon A Cliff 4/21/2012
12430. Eulogy For Caloyski 4/21/2012
12431. In The Home Of My Silence 4/21/2012
12432. Death Wish Revised 4/21/2012
12433. Deathwishes 4/21/2012
12434. At A Reunion Party.... 4/22/2012
12435. Into My Own Privacy.... 4/22/2012
12436. A Metaphor For Myself..... 4/22/2012
12437. Beach Neighbor 4/22/2012
12438. After Life 4/22/2012
12439. About The Shadows 4/22/2012
12440. Fleeting Moment 4/22/2012
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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