Aren’t you tired of holding your breath? We are a world on edge. Global economy has nothing on global society right now. The Thanksgiving rush is all but over. The crowds have traveled and mingled among family members from far and wide. The sharing went beyond turkey and pies.
Experts are saying we are in for the worst winter in our history. I was appalled when they said 3,000 might die. Now we are counting deaths in the hundred thousands and climbing. Waiting for the other shoe to drop.
Blanket © Molly Lin Dutina 2020 Magical morning White blanket covers the browns and grays of Autumn Speaks of winter to come Will there be 30 snowfalls since this Occurred on the 30th of November Sloppy wet snow Yet a welcome change During monotony of pandemic Next morning the snow was plastered On every branch and tree trunk Sky the color of snow Wind chills will be coldest We have felt since pandemic began Lord, what about the lonely The homeless and those stricken With the virus Cover them, I pray, with Your Wings of mercy Show me how to help In the midst of the awfulness