RIC S. BASTASA


RIC S. BASTASA Poems

1. How Can Be Be Disappointed? -new- 2/8/2016
2. Were We Not Tricked At All? -new- 2/8/2016
3. I Better Sleep -new- 2/8/2016
4. Damon....) The Moon( -new- 2/8/2016
5. The Paradox Of Giving.... -new- 2/8/2016
6. A1 -new- 2/8/2016
7. A2 -new- 2/8/2016
8. A3 -new- 2/8/2016
9. Parakiwahab -new- 2/8/2016
10. A Contrast Of The Sands And The Pebbles... -new- 2/6/2016
11. The Old House..... -new- 2/6/2016
12. His Story.... -new- 2/6/2016
13. I Am Gone..... 3/28/2015
14. A Village Scene..... 3/28/2015
15. How I Have Enjoyed Life 3/29/2015
16. For B., (Still To Me A Stranger) 3/29/2015
17. She Tells The Truth And No One Believes... 3/29/2015
18. A Formation Of One's Personal Philosophy In Life... 3/29/2015
19. For All The Things That We Never Want Done..... 3/29/2015
20. The Sound Of Morning One Summer Time.... 3/29/2015
21. At The Last Hour Of Our Goodness... 3/31/2015
22. The Mystery Of Our Faith... 4/1/2015
23. A Poem For Black Friday 4/1/2015
24. How Happiness Is Made... 4/1/2015
25. It Is Not A Number, Not Even A Word, It Is What It Is... 4/2/2015
26. To The Gifted One...Or The Lucky One.. 4/2/2015
27. To My Dearly Beloved... 3/27/2015
28. Rapid Thoughts Without Directions 3/27/2015
29. A Lofty Undertaking.... 5/27/2015
30. A Revival Of An Old Story.... 5/29/2015
31. To The Dancing Faithfuls Of San Vicente 5/29/2015
32. To A Swindling Distant Relative... 5/29/2015
33. Lady Judas..... 5/29/2015
34. From All These Shattered Pieces It Is Here Where I Glitter... 6/1/2015
35. My House Is Far.... 6/1/2015
36. It Is This How And Why Which Still Bother Me... 6/4/2015
37. 'Trutify' The 'I' First 6/4/2015
38. The Meaning Of Those Three Words.... 6/4/2015
39. To Live In The House Of The Word... 6/4/2015
40. You Simply Have To Go. 6/4/2015
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 '

The Man Writes A Poem

there was this beetle which
bored a hole in his head while he
was sleeping and then the hole seals
itself,

'heal thyself' says the wind passing
by his hair and since then
he has changed with the beetle still inside
his head,

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