Skiing six feet away feels like I’m solo.
Checking in on my friends with Marco Polo.
Feeling surprised by the smiles Zoom can bring.
These are a few of my COVID-y things.
Skinning and wondering where the warm wax is.
Discovering new books and doing my taxes.
At home, ignoring the phone when it rings.
These are a few of my COVID-y thiiiiiiiiiiiiiings…
When I can’t hug,
When my school’s closed,
When I’m feeling sad,
I simply remember my COVID-y things,
And then I don’t feeeeeeeeeel