Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – InForm Poet:  Dizain

I cannot breathe inside this mask
nor get my fingers to fit the glove,
but I must do what has been asked.
We need to protect the ones we love,
and those on earth whom we are a part of.
Invisible killer thrives among us
affecting young and old. We trust
vaccine will soon be available.
It seems we’ve fallen behind the bus
in equipment being attainable.

About purplepeninportland

I am a freelance poet, born and bred in Brooklyn, New York. I live with my husband, John, and two charming rescue dogs–Marion Miller and Murphy. We spent eight lovely years in Portland, OR, but are now back in New York. My goal is to create and share poetry with others who write, or simply enjoy reading poetry. I hope to touch a nerve in you, and feel your sparks as well.
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