SAJAK: Tebet II

Tiga antenna televisi mekar bagai kembang bertaman di atap, bunyi palu tukang pukul kayu, tiba-tiba aku nengok menatap Genting merah coklat, gang aspal sesempit satu mobil, tembok abu-abu, di halaman rumah dengan pemandangannya, bersama teman sehidup, berlabuh.

POEM: JAKARTA FROM THE SKYLINE

New York middle upper ambiance, Laptop monitors light up tables, Office staff pop in and order water in bottles with fancy labels, I can’t see the bajaj* below. ++++++ bajaj – small, motorised, smoke belching, tin-can motorised trishaw used by Jakartans for cheap transport

Poem: THIEF IN BALI

That brustling whoosh of the running river’s flow, the yellow and the white butterfly escape the lizard on the tree bough, statue stillness of the great green leaves, And here sit I, one of Bali’s new beauty thieves.

SAJAK: Merdeka berdialog

Menggali Yang terkubur Sejarah Ternyata subur Fakta Penderitaan terbuka Pakta Penindas bebas dari luka Maaf Kekuasaan yang berdosa Tidak! Kebebasan berpikir yang diperkosa Dialog Berarti duduk bersama sama rata Merdeka Berarti tak ada terlarang tabu kata

“POEM”: MELBOURNE TODAY

Asphalt coloured sky drops its cold dull wet sheet Soggy grass, shoe indented mud, splashed socked feet Coat and scarf helpless against the deep chilled air Human, after scavenging a wage in alienated work,home alone in a nice warm lair.

Sajak: Kita 2012?

sejuta masalah berbicara minta jawaban sejuta derita menjerit minta pengakhiran kekuasaan diatas membawa celaka! ya, sudah tahu itu terus gimana kalau begitu? kebolongan bergema rhetorika sunyi kosong bunyi

POEM: “We are!”

“We”“We are the 99%” A declaration of a tiny few, 100 or 1,000 or 10,000 In this park or on that street corner, under baton blows, or faces painted with capsicum sting, or laughing or shouting in discussions. Just a few “we”. A creative “we” Declaring is beginning A “we” on the offensive demanding to […]

SAJAK: MALL

Gua menelan kita Kacau ribet lalulintas luar hilang lenyap Nikmat tergantung kantong Musik rekaman tidak bisa menghilangkan jiwa senyap