On list-making as a mental-health tool.
Pandemic pastimes: bread-baking, mask-making, symptom paranoia.
Therapy homework: A list of what makes me feel cared-for or loved.
A list of good things -- to counteract a tired, sluggish state of being.
I make a list of all the things I *could* be doing during shelter-in-place, from writing books to making pickles.
On notebooks, on touch, on self-celebration, on whether war is worse than pandemic (yes).
I was reading old blog posts and I found one where I’d observed: you can’t write about something when you’re …