I am Flawed

By Andy Johnson
I am flawed.
 A Clawed  uncool
cat
I  am the ghost voice  the wind  rustling the leaves of choice
Welsh
 mountainblown
working type
left
open caste
 
railing against  the type cast
  still playing as cast
and  you stand sure  at your shore
all beautiful tall long
singing siren songs
 
I stand  where the wind howls
 
Step  where the demons prowl
 
face of the dark
 
I have made a mark and at the same time fell short of a mark
but
 
I still admit to still hunting the snark
 
  But I try to hear  the song that tells me I am  ONLY
 
 I am mortal  
 I am the stag  stabbed with seven tines
You are the portal  to possibility painted with impossibility
 
in the draughty nights
I do my best
not blest
its a bitch
 
 
I think
 And I think I know where the world screams
And think I know the place where reason reams
Splits the seams  
I am ancient I am young
But always flung
 
Smoke Ghosts chase me
 
I sometimes weep
in my sleep
Keep me safe –  no you cant
And we sleep
Sleep perchance to dream of sleep
walk
power
walk
You may be re born
but god am I stubborn .
you are
No angel my angel
You are Masculine
While I am feline,
I am not The Hood
 really,
 deep down though – dark
I know what’s good
or
could
 could you be
 could you
be could you be loved
 Or gloved
 Could you
God forbid I may inspire before I tire  flopped out  gasping on this shore beached
on this finerunning sand  slipped through the hands

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