Reverberation of War

The trees, buildings, people, and cannonsTower over my three feet.Smell of gunpowder. Sight of lanterns.People in the streetFear slices from my throat to my tummy.Where’s my daddy? Where’s my mummy?A sea of people taller than me.Where’s our tent? I can’t see… There you are!I hear my mothers voice.She comforts me under the stars.We had no … Continue reading Reverberation of War