RIC S. BASTASA


RIC S. BASTASA Poems

761. A Celebration 5/10/2010
762. A Certain Doubt 3/8/2009
763. A Certain Form Of Autism 11/14/2010
764. A Certain Gentleness In Departure 2/24/2009
765. A Certain Happening 8/12/2012
766. A Certain Loss 5/23/2010
767. A Certain Preference On Early Mornings... 3/20/2011
768. A Certain Quiet 5/6/2011
769. A Certain Redness 8/19/2008
770. A Certain Ripeness 5/29/2013
771. A Chair Is No Longer Just A Chair 1/6/2012
772. A Challenge For You.... 2/12/2012
773. A Challenge In The Dark 3/7/2012
774. A Challenge.... 3/26/2012
775. A Chance To Ask A Question 5/1/2010
776. A Change 2/1/2009
777. A Change Of Color 6/28/2008
778. A Change Of Color Of The Wind And The Sun 3/19/2009
779. A Change Of Plan.... 4/29/2012
780. A Change Of Priority 1/8/2010
781. A Chat Last Night 3/1/2010
782. A Chat Of Hope 12/6/2009
783. A Chat With A Friend Whose Name You Need Not Know 4/12/2008
784. A Chat With A Lady Lawyer Invisible On The Other Line 8/12/2008
785. A Checkpoint On Despair 7/5/2011
786. A Chemical Romance 4/20/2008
787. A Chicken's Life 3/6/2010
788. A Chick's Computation Of His Detention Inside The Eggshell 5/28/2010
789. A Child's Game 1/26/2010
790. A Choice 4/19/2008
791. A Choice For Life..... 12/10/2012
792. A Choice For Specifics.... 3/21/2012
793. A Choice For The Moment In Boracay 4/12/2013
794. A Choice Of What Shall I Be Later 9/16/2010
795. A Cicada Shell 4/6/2008
796. A Cigarillo 9/7/2011
797. A Circle Within 10/13/2012
798. A Circular Motion 4/27/2011
799. A Clear Day 4/25/2010
800. A Cliche On Aging 2/15/2009
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 ...

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Feeling Lousy

Feeling lousy is seeing this lady laughing
She does her thing with confidence like she
Knows everything; what to do with this
Matter called
Everything,
She knows her place and claims it as hers,
She tells you, you are never like her doing so well
In fame,
Glory, and

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