Category: Dear Covid 19

Disappointment and Regret

To be honest, it’s hard not to feel as though disappointment and regret are one-in the same. Beginning to write this, I’m still not entirely sure I know where I’m going with this piece. In the end it might only be filled with disappointment and regret, and still somehow I think that’s the point. Disappointment…

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The Unfortunate Headline We Knew Was Coming, U.S. Passes 200K Dead Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

RIP to all souls lost. Please register to vote in the upcoming election. Please fill out the Census information for your home and community. Please pray for all of the front-liners. Please understand as journalists, media curators, and writers, we do not wish to share news like this. But it is the fact. People in…

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Gray Beauty

It’s easy to feel inspired by color, it’s easy to feel some sense of emotion brought on by vibrancy. Most of the time in life, we tend to see things as one way or the other: black and white, good and bad, law and order. We learn early that there aren’t really shades to living.…

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Scientific American Endorses Joe Biden, In Response To Covid-19

Taken from https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/scientific-american-endorses-joe-biden/ Scientific American has never endorsed a presidential candidate in its 175-year history. This year we are compelled to do so. We do not do this lightly. The evidence and the science show that Donald Trump has badly damaged the U.S. and its people—because he rejects evidence and science. The most devastating example is…

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Can’t Fight Prejudice with Prejudice: Responding To Westminster Teacher’s Defensive Facebook Post

A couple weeks ago, a teacher in Westminster, Colorado named Peter got fired from posting a defensive post on Facebook. The post targets parents of children with special needs. The post reads, “I’m so tired of hearing about special needs kids. They’ll be fine. They were retarded before Covid they’ll still be retarded after. So…

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And Now We Wait Some More

Here we are again folks. This will be a super short freak out. So my state just announced that we will continue to be in this limbo, weird, floating 4.5 stage of opening for at least two more weeks. At least two more weeks. School starts back up in less than that. What the what.…

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To School Or Not To School

Well my, my, how the turns have tabled. Talk of kids going back to school are heating up in my city, as the public schools are supposed to return in just two weeks. My own kids are supposed to go back a week after that. It seems to be an either-or situation at the moment.…

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