This covers the week of 2/28/21 - 3/6/21.
We're caught in traps of compulsive behavior – web surfing, phone scrolling, screen watching.
What looks like ice on the lake is only the glare of sunlight.
The eyes always come out too large in the drawings. Large, placid ellipses.
His body shakes with his need to talk, to have someone listen.
A land melting into mud and puddles that seem like ponds.
Months from now, I sense this worry will seem superficial, a distraction from larger problems.
A golden retriever finds us as we sit shoulder-to-shoulder on the sunlit bench.