Step, pause

Joining the line, step

like the rest of all who need

to carry on, pause.


An inch or two, step

Keep your distance or else you

will suffer grief, pause


When you’re done, take step

Go out and breathe Fresh, so you

remember to still…




Paula Antonello, Haiku. Copyright: Friday, May 1, 2020.

Image: Wait, Here by P. Antonello.