Kona, days 12-13
Bits of writing these days, mixed in with some walks, yoga, movies and, best of all, correspondence with friends. Every family/friend that reports safe and sound feels like a victory or sorts.
Still unable to stay away from daily briefings, but much better watching Cuomo rather than the national task force. Haven’t heard the president’s voice in about four days, and that’s a huge relief and reduction in frustration.
The daily tolls—death tolls—are just devastating. The reports from medical staff—just impossible to imagine what they’re dealing with every day, and what they’re somehow able to endure. Super-human...Read More