Poet’s Corner: Haikus from coronavirus pandemic time

Illustration by Emery Fullin for a Haiku about flowers and sunshine. — Emery Fullin

Beautiful Flowers
By Emery Fullin

Beautiful flowers
We play in the sun all day
I love the colors

Emery Fullin is in third grade, and lives in Vineyard Haven. She loves to go in the ocean all months of the year, and her favorite book series is “Harry Potter.”

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. Poems from Island poets and writers are welcome. Send your work to Poet’s Corner facilitator Laura Roosevelt at ldroosevelt@gmail.com.