Confronted and puzzled

I'm not sure how I feel about these virtual meetings that have been thrust upon us by COVID-19. Actually, I am sure how I feel. They’re great for everyone except me. I am not looking forward to the one I’m joining at 9am. It’s ironic because I've been banging on about it being a wonderful... Continue Reading →

Wanting to scream

I went for a socially distanced walk with my sister yesterday and mentioned that life feels like a crazy movie plot right now ... not quite real. There are other parts of it that feel far too mundanely real, like how much teenagers eat when they are home 24/7 and how much mess they make... Continue Reading →

Not as scary

Long before COVID-19, one of the eldest's favourite movies was Contagion. At his request, we watched it again last night. Eeeek! Weirdly, it wasn't as scary as I remembered, despite the disturbing parallels with the current pandemic. However, we both agreed we'd be even more vigilant about washing our hands moving forward and the eldest... Continue Reading →

Making a last dash

I felt like such a dodgy bugger yesterday as we furtively ducked up to our local shopping centre to get art supplies. My local Facebook page is filled with people railing about how everyone should STAY AT HOME. Although, one woman posted an ill-considered remark that she was wandering around the shops yesterday and could... Continue Reading →

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