Grief, rage, the occasional escape, apocalyptic sky, and finally podding after 3 months of planning
Pandemic journal: Month 6 (August)
Wildfire season, parenting overwhelm, stress-baking.
Pandemic journal: Week 15
Loneliness, anxiety, trying to be a person amidst all this.
Pandemic journal: Week 12
The first week of June was intense.
Pandemic journal: Day 45
Sensory overwhelm, solace from friends, and frustration fudge.
Pandemic journal: Day 40
I tried a different way of balancing my time with my kid, and my time as myself. It wasn't great.
Parenting journal: The other 5%
Most of the time — 90-95% — I’m proud of myself, and I know I’m capable. But it’s during that …