Pull the Plug

Pull the plug and
drain the shiny Moon
to create a waterfall
of luminescent liquid
so we can fill the world
with the happiness
of moonbeams and
all the people with
a radiant silver
elixir so that
they will finally be
kind to each other.

Poem by Henry Bladon

Henry Bladon is based in Somerset in the UK. He is a writer of short fiction and poetry with a PhD in literature and creative writing from the University of Birmingham. He is the author of several poetry collections and his work can be seen in Poetica Review, Truth Serum Press, Lunate, and O:JA&L, among other places.