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Shopping in a Pandemic

Esther Spurrill-Jones
Mar 18 · 1 min read
Photo by Richard Burlton on Unsplash

Dodging the people
Who crowd the store in panic
Buying toilet roll

I try not to breathe
As the pack pushes past me
I wish I was home

I should have ordered
Online for delivery
And stayed on my couch


Haiku Hub

The place to enjoy and share the art of haiku poetry in…

Esther Spurrill-Jones

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Poet, lover, thinker, human. New book of queer poetry out: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0845ZQQM2

Haiku Hub

Haiku Hub

The place to enjoy and share the art of haiku poetry in pure and varied form

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