RIC S. BASTASA


RIC S. BASTASA Poems

17761. There Shall Be No Blank Space Of This Jalousy 12/12/2008
17762. Sugar High 12/13/2008
17763. Did It Rain Heavily Last Night? 12/12/2008
17764. We Do Not Really Need A Lot Of Things In Our Life 12/12/2008
17765. It Is A Habit 12/4/2008
17766. Nightime 12/11/2008
17767. Bonsai 12/4/2008
17768. Snorkling 12/2/2008
17769. To Stand Tall 11/23/2008
17770. A Decent Man 11/22/2008
17771. I Will Never Leave You: A Prayer 10/31/2008
17772. Sitting By My Window 11/13/2008
17773. A Numbness From My Arm To My Heart 11/19/2008
17774. Szymborska 's Yearns 9/20/2008
17775. Do Not Look That Far Enough 10/16/2008
17776. Your Sorrow And My Sorrow 10/19/2008
17777. They Are All The Same 10/19/2008
17778. Remembering Carlota De Pio 10/16/2008
17779. In The Island Of My Senses 10/9/2008
17780. Follow Me, Always Follow Me 10/13/2008
17781. Some Houses Along The Road 9/29/2008
17782. Shadow 9/24/2008
17783. The Shortest Moment That The Butterfly Tries To Speak 9/28/2008
17784. Notes From My Elder Sister Whose One Year-Old Son Died 9/23/2008
17785. Hey Where Have You Been? 9/23/2008
17786. The Irony Of Life 9/22/2008
17787. The Letter Y 9/12/2008
17788. Ang Manok Igsasabong Ug Ang Duha Ka Himungaan Sa Daplin Sa Basakan 9/11/2008
17789. Tinkering Folding Keeping Scattering 9/17/2008
17790. Daghan Pa Unta Ako Ug Isulti Kanimo 9/14/2008
17791. Pedicab Driver 9/8/2008
17792. You Sing And I Write 8/30/2008
17793. You Are Right Bodoy 8/27/2008
17794. When I Read Your Name 8/30/2008
17795. Time For Light Away From The Shadows And Dark Corners 8/29/2008
17796. This Is A Rush 8/27/2008
17797. And Neither Did I Mention Your Name Adria 8/23/2008
17798. U 8/28/2008
17799. Hypochondriac 8/26/2008
17800. Some People Are Afraid To Show Their True Colors 8/24/2008
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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