I’ll take acceptance over anger and depression.
I need to have some sort of control on some aspect of my life in order to get through this thing.
The antibiotics are working. My headache has receded some and my throat no longer pinches in agony when I swallow. The fatigue is manageable and I fought it on day 13 of the coronavirus containment. Hope is back. Hope that I didn’t have covid-19 or that if did it I was one of the people … Continue reading The Coronavirus Containment Dispatches: Day 13
The world’s cases of covid-19 are skyrocketing. Up past 600,000 confirmed and showing no signs of slowing down. France reported the first death of a teenager, Juliette, aged 16. The US reported the first death of a baby, too. What we thought was a group that was relatively untouched - children - is turning out … Continue reading The Coronavirus Containment Dispatches: Day 12
My back hurts from lying prostrate all day. Each swallow causes sharp pain to shoot down my throat. I can only sleep for the short periods of relief after taking pain medication. I twist and turn the night away like a sick Sam Cooke. The headache is manageable, and I still do not have a … Continue reading The Coronavirus Containment Dispatches: Day 11