• Memoir

    Love in the Time of Corona

    We’d been hearing about COVID-19 for a few months. I didn’t take it seriously at first. I thought it was another media scare similar to Ebola from several years back, which never even came geographically close to me. Everyone was scared but nothing ever seemed to come of it. COVID-19 started in China, and though the news stories were tragic, and the video clips of doctors collapsing were terrible to watch, I never felt personally at risk. At least not at first. It all started to feel real on March 12th when the first infection hit Saskatchewan. It became scary on March 16, when our premier Scott Moe Tweeted that schools all…