A Global Lament

Isolation. Never alone but always alone. Fear. Anger. Full vent online. Zoom. Bored. Depression. Anxiety. So much death. Canceled. Politics. Mixed messages. Lies. Truth. Everyone makes up their own “truth.” Fragility. Stupidity. Racism. Abuse. Hunger. Schism. Global Disaster. Eyes only faces. Grief. Tears. Make it stop. “But this I call to mind and therefore I … Continue reading A Global Lament

How do I decide whether or not to get a COVID vaccination when it’s available?

Let me preface this by saying to all readers, this is an intensely personal decision for each person to make. It is also a topic that seems really controversial in my region of the United States. I have been thinking deeply about this and have struggled. How do I decide about getting a COVID vaccination? … Continue reading How do I decide whether or not to get a COVID vaccination when it’s available?

Some thoughts about “really living” in a pandemic.

I have some thoughts about pandemic life. I thought I’d drop them here for you. These aren’t “thus saith the Lord” thoughts so please don’t take them that way. I don’t believe there are any experts yet in living through a pandemic. These are thoughts formed after 5 months of navigating this as a person, … Continue reading Some thoughts about “really living” in a pandemic.