The perils of the pandemic and working from home

Now that the door is locked and the living room is silent, I sit down to write this piece. The rooms are occupied, with conference calls in one and online classes in another. I have pushed a plate of snacks into each, warning the inhabitants of the little indoor islands that I should not be … Continue reading The perils of the pandemic and working from home

COVID WARRIOR

Someone pressed the mike into her hesitant hands... She could feel everyone looking expectantly at her. “You can do this,” she told herself. Just as when she had stepped out of the house to work for the first time; or when she would be returning alone at night after work; or left her daughter with … Continue reading COVID WARRIOR