Young Writers Project

This piece was written in response to the prompt: COVID-19—the coronavirus has seized the world, attacking our health, our economies, our everyday life. Write about this new invader and how it's changing our lives.


By Joshua Armell, 15, Milton

I miss the busy roads; I miss eating out.

I miss the positivity; I miss roaming about.

I miss going to school; I miss giving hugs.

I miss touching someone else without wearing gloves.

But I miss most of all just the plain old fun, and so

I miss the point of spreading fear to all our little ones.

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