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I’m learning to value every inch of life I occupy thanks to coronavirus. And it actually feels bigger than before.

I’ve spent the afternoon running around my small yard in central Denver, taking photos of every green living thing I can see.  I squeal through a half-open window to my roommate, who is also working from home and probably wondering what I’m up to, that I’ve just made a thrilling discovery: a smartphone app that […]

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A bike ride reminded me: Even amid a pandemic gratitude isn’t out of reach

Thursday, March 26. Day 1 of the statewide shelter-in-place order in Colorado. It’s bright and beautiful, and on the recreation paths carving through my Colorado Springs neighborhood, everyone and their dog is out. I don’t mean to say the pathways are congested; they’re not, and everyone is maintaining more than enough distance. I mean only […]