Conversation In Isolation By Harryette Mullen

Conversation In Isolation By Harryette Mullen Neighbors nail the planksdividing their yard from mine.Our durable fence. I walk half a blockbefore realizing I’veforgotten my mask. One ant followinganother, trusting we allare going somewhere. Stretched between two poles,clothesline outside my window,a robin’s rest stop. Lemons fallen onthe sidewalk to be rescuedfor my potpourri. No one and nothingtouches me but […]