Is This What It Takes?

Must we face death to realize what is important?

Maybe Coronavirus is what it takes to slow us down. Life is fast and hectic and full of stress. We’re all racing around as if we think the world will stop spinning if we don’t get there in time, get our work done in time, stop at the cleaners, leave soon enough to beat the traffic, get the kids to soccer, baseball, gymnastics, or whatever.

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Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.

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Carol Burt

Carol Burt

Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.

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