The kids gathering at sunset on East Chop
The ghosts shuffling through the shelves at the grocery
Wisps of what floating through the air
Everyone’s screaming in silence
Everything’s silence in your head
Jordan Wallace is an Island poet.
The Poet’s Corner is seeking haikus related to this era of coronavirus. The haiku is a short poem of just three lines, the first and third of which have five syllables; the middle line has seven. Send your work to Poet’s Corner facilitator Laura Roosevelt, at email@example.com.