A downside to re-reading my old notes and news posts from when Brainfist was originally published is the reminder that it used to be possible to go to exciting places like, you know, outside your house and meet other people at – I swear these were real – actual comic conventions. Anyway, those times are lost to us now. I hope all my fellow Brits are faring well as we begin Lockdown 3: Boris Is The Bandit.
I gave him the smallest part of me.
A keepsake. For our love.
Oh it’ll grow back, of course.
But the pain will linger on.
Past the point that memories fail.