One voice shrill above the babble:
WHAT THE HELL IS HAPPENING!
I hear you.
What’s happening, indeed.
How do we hold our pieces together?
*wrap a reminder around my finger: “it will be okay”
*send a card: Thinking of you
*put on makeup
*write a poem
*read a book
*have a nap
*roll in blankets with the dog
*sing loudly to the radio
*hunt for daffodils
*listen to the chickadees
*fill the feeder, black oil sunflowers are their favourite.
*be gentle with myself when I inevitably
Today’s NoPoWriMo prompt is to write a To Do list.