Corona claims lives, creates mayhem, mangle; maim ‘n maul mankind
It also makes me love more, hope- more, pray- more, renders me more resigned
I beseech you, O’ Life, deliver us from this, one more magic trick if you don’t mind.
I am at the end of my tether here, longing for usual to bounce back to the grind.
I wrote this poem for a prompt-based contest by the Asian Literary society. The prompt was to weave a verse around ‘Life is Magical.’ This verse was chosen as one of the winners. you can read the whole poem here-