Poem by Brian L. Jacobs

February 15, 2023

rainbow assassins

I never wanted a home nor a Lotus Sutra
I am not a lotus eater
I’m a rapture of rainbow assassins
the loss of formalism
I am a complex ask of fantast’s accretion
floating
in language soundfacts

About Brian L. Jacobs

Brian L. Jacobs resides with his husband in Los Angeles, has been teaching English thirty-two years, and is finishing his PhD. Brian was the assistant to poet Allen Ginsberg while earning his MFA. During that time he walked halfway around the world on a peace pilgrimage. Brian is a three-time Fulbright Scholar, an NEH grant recipient, a Senior Fellow for Earthwatch, a widely-published poet, and the editor of Tofu Ink Arts Press.

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