June Haiku

Hallway swimming pool
games echo upstairs. Marco
Polo without water.

Son coughing for ten
straight days. This morning’s silence
never so welcomed.

Deep breath. Climb into
the car. Thus begins our son’s
competitive sports.

 

RJ Lavallee is the author of IMHO (In My Humble Opinion): a guide to the benefits and dangers of today’s communication tools on sale at  Amazon.com, Barnes and Noble, and lulu.com.