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Poetry in a Pandemic: Garden Limerick

Can’t wait to get out to the garden.

Put seedlings outside to harden.

Temperature will rise.

Sun will shine bright.

Deer dare not nibble.

It’s not meant to be kibble.

At that I will quibble!


Marcia Dahlstrom



Poetry in a Pandemic offers readers a chance to share their poetry written during or related to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. To contribute, email


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