Archive for October 2020

Hitting "the wall" of COVID-19 (and what to do about it)

Hitting "the wall" of COVID-19 (and what to do about it)
I hit the COVID wall. I’m a runner. Kind of. And I run long distances. Sometimes. When running a long-distance race, you’ll typically hit “the wall.” What’s the wall? It’s that place where you just don’t feel like you can go on. When you’ve used up every ohm of energy. When the hills seem steeper and... Read more »

"Field of Dreams" speech helps us through pandemic's "dog days"

"Field of Dreams" speech helps us through pandemic's "dog days"
To use a baseball analogy, it sure feels like we’re in the “dog days” of this pandemic, doesn’t it? The “dog days,” of course, refer to the hottest, longest days of summer. Now, of course, summer is over, but the analogy still feels right to me. When I’m in those “dog days” of a baseball... Read more »