The Waiting-It-Out Pandemic Blues

Under the dark shadow of the pandemic, days of sunshine and lollipops are nowhere to be found. Dark and dreary our forecast, daily smiles dipping to an all-time low. Not that anyone would notice, our pearly-whites well-hidden behind protecting masks. Social restrictions, lockdowns and increasing isolation giving rise to bouts of depression in an already mentally exhausted population. Even the very strong, now feeling the effects of the “Waiting-It-out” Pandemic Blues. Continue reading “The Waiting-It-Out Pandemic Blues”

Pandemic Isolation: Beware The Rise of The Grumpy Old Man

Now usually, in my normal “not trapped inside pandemic state,” I can find the humor in most everything. I’ve always been a pretty easy going guy though admittedly have my share of Pet Peeves and things that annoy me. But today I find, under these stressful times of isolation, these little annoyances have not only been enhanced, but added to! — I’ve literally become, a grumpy old man. Continue reading “Pandemic Isolation: Beware The Rise of The Grumpy Old Man”

COVID-19: Time to put Aside Emotions and Rise to the Occasion!

The Covid-19 Pandemic crisis is playing out like some end-of-the-world horror novel. Only the main characters aren’t imagined and brought to life by a talented author of say, Stephen King’s persuasion. No, you and I are the main characters in this horror drama. And its certainly not a work of fiction — it’s all very real! Continue reading “COVID-19: Time to put Aside Emotions and Rise to the Occasion!”