Terribly distracted, a butterfly on the breeze
blown from thought to feeling and,
Flying forward, flittering and faltering
finding an eddy, calm and peaceful
Its a trap, its a tide or a rip.
An unseen danger, an ice berg
much more than the tip.
Extremely impulsive, a puppy off the lead
following its nose, from certainty to doubt and,
Running with the scent,
digging up a bone.
Its a prize, its recognition or reward.
An unknown commodity, a risk
much more than you bargained for.
Incredibly terrified, a fish out of water
flipping and flopping from hope to dissapointment and
Fighting to be free in the sea,
obscure, annonymous, safe.
Its a fight, its winning and losing.
An unknown opponent, ego
much more than you can comprehend.
Absolutely invincible, a teenager haunted by hormones,
chasing a trend, from end to end,
Ignoring the warning,