I dislike things like puzzles and brain teasers. I hear stories of people who do escape rooms and I cannot comprehend the appeal. When confronted with such things I sieze up in a matter of moments and bail. Perhaps “dislike” isn’t the best word to describe my relationship with puzzles, brain teasers, and the like….

The Weight

For the most part, I’ve managed the stress of the pandemic with a fair degree of success, but yesterday I felt the weight of it all.