Can We Go Back Inside Now?

The pandemic appears to be gone, but it’s possibly just resting. Meanwhile everything outside is more expensive and time-gluttonous. I may hate it (back) here.

Being back outside during a post-vaccine summer is as overwhelming as it is expensive. At times, it’s downright suffocating. We were separated and isolated for over a year. Understandably, family and dear friends want to reconnect. Business associates want…