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Diary: El Cajón de Grecia, July 5, 2020

Yesterday, July 4th. Over 300 new cases of Covid-19 – 310, to be exact. The first day ever of more than 300 new cases. The situation here is getting worse.  468 more words

Costa Rica Life

Growing Old - Life after Lock Down Day 107- 109

Finally our weekly local outdoor market re opened – In heat wearing a mask feels suffocating, uphill you soon get out of breath, exhausted and overheated – In my youth I used to go mountain climbing, hiking and other outdoor activities – Police say “If you can’t abide by the countryside code then please don’t visit.”- During the summer months pain was caused by drafts from fans, open windows and especially air conditioning in cars – Devastating to see the mystery surrounding the “completely unprecedented” deaths of hundreds of elephants in Botswana – The Archbishop of Canterbury talks of “thinking again” about portraying Jesus as white – Crazy Horse Monument. 47 more words

Growing Old

Life after Lock Down Day 107- 109

Day 107 Wed 1st July and finally our weekly local outdoor market opened, of course as I have been walking down for weeks now only to find it still not on, I hadn’t thought this through, so it was a 2 hr round trip. 1,512 more words

Growing Old

Dear 25

25, a quarter of a century has gone.

So much time has passed, and I feel as though it was wasted.

I wanted so much by 25, I had plans. 182 more words

Depression

Dimecres, 1 de juliol de 2020

At this point in time, I am not feeling sad about growing old. Growing older. It’s interesting that I can say that because I am supposed to be in this life stage where it’s all about finding your partner, getting a house and making a family — which I am definitely failing at. 1,044 more words

Chapitre 30

Growing Old - Life after Lock Down. Day 103 - 106

It is being reported that Spanish virologists may have found traces of COVID-19 in sample waste water collected in Barcelona in March of last year – One old lady was quite annoyed at me for not wearing a mask which was around my arm – Holiday makers are often rude to hotel or restaurant staff, behaving differently to what they would normally or at home – Ordination of trees in Cambodia’s emerging network of “ecology monks” – I work hard each day to not let my emotions run away with me working on boundaries of how deep I go and not falling into suffering – Watching an interview with Deepak Chopra, I saw the same frustrations in his expressions and voice – 2 animal articles left me struggling to let go of my frustrations…… 42 more words

Growing Old

Life after Lock Down. Day 103 - 106

It is being reported that Spanish virologists may have found traces of COVID-19 in sample waste water collected in Barcelona in March of last year, although traces were low they were positive. 1,793 more words

Growing Old