Treasure Island

RIC S. BASTASA


What To Really Do?


as you go back
looking at the pictures of the past
you are caught
into a choice: whether to stay there
and be frozen
like sepia covered with dust
or to move on like a lizard
which just caught a mosquito with its
tongue
and then wait in ambush again
beside the
ceiling light bulb.

Submitted: Tuesday, July 09, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, July 10, 2013
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