rotella door
by Alexis Rotella

In his little red wagon
the neighbor boy
brings us toilet tissue

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Alexis Rotella enjoys telling stories through Japanese poetry forms in English and mobile art. Two years in a row she was a Touchstone Distinguished Book Awards recipient for Unsealing Our Secrets (MeToo Stories anthology, 2018) and Scratches on the Moon (Haibun, 2019). Her digital art has been exhibited in Porto, Portugal, and Milan, Italy, and is featured often on social media sites. A licensed acupuncturist, she misses treating patients while she stays at home hoping to help keep Marylanders safe.

Self-portrait by the author.