Fairy Tale as Coping Mechanism explores the darker side of some of the poet’s favorite fairy tales and mishmashes them to conjure a narrative that may very well serve as a metaphor for the flawed, yet extraordinary times we live in.
Vera wants to earn extra income by selling recyclable materials to the local junk shop. However, witnessing an encounter among a garbage collector and two street children will change her perspective on helping others.
One of the wonderful things about this quarantine is that it brought out compassion from people. We see ourselves in other living things more often than we used. We became more understanding and forgiving.