View from the North 40: Do I count myself lucky? Or yucky?
May 15, 2020
I don’t want to be that person who doesn’t count her blessings — gratitude, after all, has been scientifically proven to be practically a cure-all for what ails your attitude — and yet, here we are with a great big “but” blocking my path to enlightenment-level grace.
After a rocky start to the pandemic when I didn’t have disinfectant wipes and hand sanitizer, three weeks ago I managed to procure a container of wipes, though I was limited to one item. That was OK because it was more than enough for two people who are able to self-isolate. Sure, the situation was a little awkwa...