RIC S. BASTASA


RIC S. BASTASA Poems

17761. The Headless Man 5/29/2013
17762. It Begins With You...With You... 5/6/2013
17763. A Journey Of Writing..... 2/23/2013
17764. Two Strangers In The Middle Of The Night 12/15/2012
17765. What Were You Once? 3/27/2013
17766. Attending The Wedding Somewhere In Mindanao 3/18/2013
17767. To Where I Am Seated 2/1/2013
17768. We Rock 1/26/2013
17769. Civilization Should Have Been Simple Enough For Our Survival And Peaceful Living 12/26/2012
17770. That Tuktuk Feeling 3/11/2013
17771. For My Gay Friend Who Says He Missed Me 2/23/2013
17772. The News About Tony 1/26/2013
17773. Scenes Of Losing 1/18/2013
17774. Unpolluted (Samal Island) 12/30/2012
17775. I Shall Be At Peace 12/14/2012
17776. A Description Of A Life Alone In The Mountain 1/7/2013
17777. Separate Lives... 12/22/2012
17778. That I Shall Call Mine 12/18/2012
17779. Do Not Talk About A Poem 12/18/2012
17780. I Also Find You There 12/14/2012
17781. If We Forget We Can Never Be Free 11/11/2012
17782. When No One Really Cares 11/1/2012
17783. I Give The Sound 9/5/2012
17784. The Floating Feeling 11/10/2012
17785. Somehow, Somehow 11/1/2012
17786. The Basics Of The Legal Self 10/14/2012
17787. Antigone And Myself 10/9/2012
17788. I Walk Away 10/2/2012
17789. The Beautiful Creases 9/18/2012
17790. My Art My Love 9/5/2012
17791. The Breaking Of The Dam 9/2/2012
17792. Little White Dainty Daisy Opening Upon Such An Early Morning 9/2/2012
17793. The Rony Of Your Life 8/2/2012
17794. It Won'T Be Long... 8/12/2012
17795. Talking Upon One's Self Upon A Resolution Of A Conflict 7/31/2012
17796. The Inability... 7/14/2012
17797. What Has Been Missing? 7/12/2012
17798. Creativity And Illusions... 7/8/2012
17799. Strolling On The Memory Lane 6/23/2012
17800. The Fierceness Of Memories... 6/14/2012

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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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