When the global pandemic became our shared reality, I experienced a deep sense of loss. I could feel the fear and grief that enveloped this planet. And while I didn't know anyone who was sick from [ Read More ] about Can We be Grateful Even Now?
Are the Walls Closing in While You Stay at Home?
Sure. Stay home and stay safe. But do you know that domestic violence is on the rise as couples shelter in place? In fact, since the arrival of COVID-19, family violence has increased [ Read More ] about Are the Walls Closing in While You Stay at Home?
Is My Mother Safer Now?
My mother and me in Switzerland the Fall of 2017 - before her stroke March 21, 2020 I felt devastated yesterday. The night before, the governor of California had ordered the entire state to Stay [ Read More ] about Is My Mother Safer Now?
“Social Distancing” in this Time of the Global Pandemic
This photo makes me feel sad. And yet, I realize we MUST do this now. We must ALL engage in "Social Distancing" in order to #FlattenTheCurve and save lives. Even so, it's still hard for me to [ Read More ] about “Social Distancing” in this Time of the Global Pandemic
Remembering What We Forgot as We Face the Global Pandemic
We forgot to breathe and now the virus threatens our lungs. We forgot to connect with each other and now the virus prevents us from touching. We forgot to be grateful and now we can only [ Read More ] about Remembering What We Forgot as We Face the Global Pandemic