Where is Normal?

“Normal is an illusion…What is normal for the spider is chaos for the fly” – Morticia Addams August and COVID is raging unabated in the US. In my estimation this is due to two facets of the contemporary American psyche: a willingness to believe what we choose in the face of contravening science and theContinue reading “Where is Normal?”

L’HERMITAGE COVIDE – A Covid 19 Diary 04.24.2020

I have a difficult time accepting that the country is as polarized during the COVID 19 crisis as it is during any other point in our contemporary period. In light of the universal hardship the country, if not the planet, is going through, I would think the average American would be more unified in theContinue reading “L’HERMITAGE COVIDE – A Covid 19 Diary 04.24.2020”

L’HERMITAGE COVIDE – A Covid 19 Diary 04.17.2020

I am lucky. In this enforced confinement, I have shelter, food, employment and, thanks to any gods that be, none of my loved ones have succumb to Covid 19. This is an inescapable blessing of which I remind myself everyday. And yet my grumbling and discontent at being restricted in place and movement belie myContinue reading “L’HERMITAGE COVIDE – A Covid 19 Diary 04.17.2020”