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Thursday Limerick: First World Problems

With tangled cords, Kevin fought. 
(His earbuds were tied in a knot.)
When his efforts failed, 
He screamed and he wailed,
Becoming useless, and weak, and distraught.

First world problems: the collapse of everyday

One would assume that with all the time in the world, you could actually pursue your interests- the ones that you always dreamed of. In my case, I often regaled myself with the myth that if only I had time, I would spend more of it writing, working on short stories and the like. 608 more words


An Introvert's View of Quarantine Life

When they first told me about a quarantine and having to stay home, I was like “Well, I do that anyway. Cool. Now I really don’t have to see people or have them try to hug me.” It was all good for a while. 1,510 more words

COVID Blog Post # 11

General COVID Updates

As of last Thursday, phase 2 of the California 4-phase reopening plan was in effect so small businesses can open if they are deemed low risk instead of essential. 1,327 more words

COVID-19: Living Through History

Tuesday's are the worst

I hadn’t noticed it before the stay at home order, but since it started, Tuesday’s seem to be the hardest day of the week.  Yesterday, was no different.  712 more words


Living Adventurously

On Saturday I should have been setting off on a 2-month adventure through Europe in my motorhome, Foxy Bey. I’d intended to work remotely Tuesday- Friday and booked off every Monday so I could maximise my time without taking too much precious annual leave, as well as a 10 day holiday in Northern Itay with my bestie. 391 more words

The Homebound Productivity Problem


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic taking place at the moment, a vast number of knowledge workers have found themselves thrusted into situations where they have to work from home. 2,658 more words