Then & Now + a poem

There's never been a better time in our lives to start living out our ideals and doing the things that we've promised for ourselves. "One day I will ________________."— you (in the past) Long before the COVID-19 crisis created global issues, many of us had still not followed through on our promises, so we ought…

Online Friends

An internet friend (whom I've never met in person) sent me a message yesterday: "...Though we're separated by thousands of miles of land and water, I feel like you're somebody who I've known, like a true friend..." Later in the evening, our neighborhood held a 'block party' via Zoom (photo below). Not everyone attended, but…