What, Me, Guard Sheep? (by Erin Moure)

Original Text: 
Erin Moure, Sheep’s Vigil by a Fervent Person: A Transelation of Alberto Caeiro/Fernando Pessoa's O guardador de rebanhos (Toronto: House of Anansi Press, 2001). This poem is reproduced on the Griffin Prize Web Site (from a volume on the 2002 Canadian Shortlist).
for Phil Hall
1What, me, guard sheep?
2I made that up; this is poetry.
3It's my soul that's sheepish
4Knows wind and sun
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RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
2011