This is a talk with a family that like so many others, have been on lockdown.Oliver, the 12-year-old son has isolated himself and cannot be with other people, because of fear and anxietyCorona has many victims, that have suffered mentally.
This is part of the "Shout" series, which hopes to bring awareness to the problems children have in their lives.
Small talk with people is always a little painful anyway,. However, the pandemic and the fact that everyone's been stuck at home for nearly a year, therefore having no news, has made it much much worse. Here's a suitably short poem about it
A short poem about why Valentine's day will be particularly crap this year