I am sorry you aren't able to hug your grandchildren, Susan. Mine are too far away to hug, regardless of Covid.

From what I understand, Tej is near her family but because of Covid restrictions, only her husband can be present for their son's birth. So, the others will see him when he is brought home from the hospital.

Yes, Covid's tentacles reach in many directions. I think we will feel its effects even more when the holiday season approaches. I stopped celebrating Thanksgiving and Christmas when my daughter and grandchildren moved, but we usually had one or two dinners to attend. Won't be doing that this year.

I was always a writer but lived in a bookkeeper’s body before I found Medium and broke free — well, almost. Working to work less and write more.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store