September, man.

I had to laugh when finally, in October, I have a chance to get back to my blog and I see the title of my last post was “August, man.” Time flies in a pandemic. (Except when it drags.) I’m sad that the summer is gone. Summer is my favorite season. I love the hot…

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My mantra these days

I’m a broken record these days. My mantra? Practice social distancing, and when you can’t, wear a mask. Want to flatten the curve, save lives, protect the most vulnerable among us? Practice social distancing, and when you can’t, wear a mask. Want to show others that you care about what happens to them? Practice social…

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Now we imagine a better world

One of the hardest things about living through a pandemic is the uncertainty. When will the quarantines end? What will happen when they end? Will there be a second (third, fourth) wave of infections? Will my mom be okay? Or my friend in chemo, or my other friend with diabetes? What about my friends who…

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In the broken world

I made this board in January last year, just after Mary Oliver died, long before a pandemic turned the world upside down. I’ve created so many boards over the years, erased them, created something new in their place. This one, I couldn’t bring myself to erase. I still have it. It sits in my family…

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