like paper gnats

when love rained down like paper gnats

confetti made of wishes

she silenced all the diplomats

and shut down the militias

 

for everysoul and everybrain

was washed within the rinse —

and i lost both at twelve years old

and haven’t seen them

since

Author: Beleaguered Servant

Owen "Beleaguered" Servant (a/k/a Sibelius Russell) writes poetry mostly, with an occasional pause to have a seizure.

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