Some days are like this

What do you do with the days when you just can’t stop crying? They come out of the blue. Just at the moment when you think, “I’ve got this. COVID-19: bring it on!” You’ve mastered the grocery store or Instacart. You’ve figured out your exercise route and schedule to minimize contact with other humans. You’ve … Continue reading Some days are like this

Your Utopia will arrive in the next 3-14 business days, some assembly required*

The thought occurred to me this morning that COVID-19 is all about the planet fighting back against its most invasive species. Not only does this make it clear that we are not at the top of the food chain, but it is a pretty effective weapon if you think about it. What better way to … Continue reading Your Utopia will arrive in the next 3-14 business days, some assembly required*

Purity, Danger and Everyday Social Distancing: Dispatches from the Coronaland Border Day Two

Disclaimer: I am not a medical or public health practitioner and nothing I say here is intended, as or should be taken in any way as, advice or guidance on isolation or social distancing practices. I did not think I could feel more lonely than I already did until this morning. I woke up ready … Continue reading Purity, Danger and Everyday Social Distancing: Dispatches from the Coronaland Border Day Two