RIC S. BASTASA


RIC S. BASTASA Poems

16721. A Proverb 10/30/2010
16722. Inside The Guts 10/30/2010
16723. No Matter What 10/30/2010
16724. Don'T Cry 10/30/2010
16725. For Indeed Love Changes Everything 10/30/2010
16726. The Agnostic 10/30/2010
16727. The Choice Is Within Us 10/31/2010
16728. A Pact Within You 10/31/2010
16729. The Child Made The Choice 10/31/2010
16730. The Husband And The Wife (2) 10/31/2010
16731. Death Simplified 10/31/2010
16732. Life Complicated 10/31/2010
16733. Descending To The Lower Level 10/31/2010
16734. A Little Talk With A Silly Friend 10/31/2010
16735. Meowwww 11/1/2010
16736. There Is No Choice But To Be Simple 11/1/2010
16737. In Poetry (Again And Again) 11/1/2010
16738. White And Pure 11/1/2010
16739. I Am Not Telling You That I Am Right 11/1/2010
16740. In The Middle Of The Journey 11/1/2010
16741. Bad Karma 11/1/2010
16742. Finale 11/2/2010
16743. Stop 11/2/2010
16744. A Self Spent 10/25/2010
16745. To The One Who Gives Me Pain 10/25/2010
16746. To The Foolish One 10/25/2010
16747. To The Woman That I Love 10/26/2010
16748. Bearing Her Sorrows 10/26/2010
16749. The Dry River 10/26/2010
16750. When I Wake Up In The Morning 10/26/2010
16751. To The Rocks 10/26/2010
16752. At The Arvisu House 11/3/2010
16753. Their Baby 11/3/2010
16754. Feeling The Falling Of The Leaf 11/3/2010
16755. About You About Regrets 11/3/2010
16756. After The Chat 11/3/2010
16757. The Jealous Other Woman 11/3/2010
16758. Men Of Light 11/3/2010
16759. Beyond These Hands 11/4/2010
16760. Beyond The Gloss 11/4/2010
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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