COVID-Journal Day 1: Zoom, Maisel & Drunk Lucy

It’s been a ton of time since my last post and if I don’t jot down some of the crazy things that have changed the world in the past two months as the COVID-19 virus has crushed the economy and stripped the streets of Manhattan, Rome, Paris and caused the Venice canals to run clean I’d be one pretty lame blogger.  While the government plays ping-pong with the stock market today with suspicious eyes on each side of a slush-fund for the right or a socialist welfare state for the left, there are too many people dying, too many people sick, too many losing paychecks and, frighteningly, far too many people who think it’s not a big deal. But here’s my narrow experience so far–the first day of Michigan’s “stay at home” from Governor Whitmer. I haven’t had my calendar this empty since 10th grade, 40 short years ago.  In just… Read More…