A thousand years ago when it was early late last June and we thought that this emergency would be over quite soon because the politicians promised but they never could deliver on and now we’re calcifying fit only for the catacombs, when the boxes lit on Zoom seemed much bigger than your living room was the reason that you shrank like the balance in your bank account and Amazon got bigger whatever they may tell you.

when you’re running out of ice-cream and tomatoes on the vine and trying to cook up something that you tried another time but you didn’t buy the recipes you borrowed them online, well now you’re screwed and it’s the universe that’s turning you into an early grave,

© 2021, John Smallshaw.