Quarantine Blues

2am: You finally fall asleep.

5am: You wake up.

Undoubtedly, you’re having some trouble sleeping.

Your thoughts keep you awake. You lie with eyes wide open in the dark, thinking about it over and over again. You replay the memories. The game of chess. The back and forward and diagonal moves. You have unanswered questions. You have doubts. Fears.  Continue reading “Quarantine Blues”

COVID19: This is NOT a drill

If I’m honest, last night I felt fear. My sister called to tell me that my youngest niece was experiencing symptoms that all correlated with COVID19. I trust my sister’s intuition as a mother of 4 when she says that my niece’s Continue reading “COVID19: This is NOT a drill”