Tag: covid-19

Somber Sunday

It is a beautiful day out today. I did some yard work and should force myself to go sit on my deck and read. Instead, I finished a TV show and have scrolled through the TV guide multiple times. I keep looking at social media even though it is a depressing world out there. Pandemic…

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The Things I Don’t Write

I’ve written a lot about how I’m struggling with some aspects of isolation. I’ve written so much about that I’m surprised people still read what I post. I guess people are really bored. There are some aspects of all of this that I have in my head a lot but never write for a variety…

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The Never-Ending Wall

I wrote earlier that I had hit the wall during the lockdown. I hoped it was a one day blip. It was not. I took the day off that Friday and gave myself a three day weekend. For those three days I was pretty much OK. I did some cleaning and yard work to not feel…

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I Have Not Improved

A surprise bonus second post today. I considered scheduling it for Saturday, but I might have something else I want to write at that point. There has been a lot of talk about using the time in lockdown to learn new things. People are learning other languages. People are learning to bake bread and to…

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I Miss Travel

One year ago today we arrived in Baku. Two years ago today I was looking for someone to take us to the airport for our upcoming trip to London and Paris. There was a possibility of a trip to Bhutan this summer. This year we don’t know what a possible trip to Kentucky to see…

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Mixed Messages

The governor had a press conference today to update our status. He announced we were ready to move into phase one and I was all like but then he said local jurisdictions could make their own decisions and the leaders where I live and where I work were all like where I work has said…

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