Stop Me

before I become
a poet

before I begin
to write with an
agenda

before I wonder
if my words are
loud, angry, tired,
jaded, cynical

enough

before I worry
who is reading
me, where, how
why and what they

think

before I believe
my own press
my own words

before I become
my ego

©sd rogers 5 october 2012

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