The COVID-19 pandemic is a source of global anxiety. These articles seek to identify sources of resilience and solace while respecting the genuine hardship and adversity caused by pandemic stress.
- Inside Pandemic Stress
- The Wisdom of Control
- Anxiety as Faithful Companion
- Isolation: A Faculty for Understanding
- The Liminal Frontiers of COVID-19
Next month I will explore the frontiers of creativity, music, and life. Some of the ideas I intend to explore include learning to play, the nature of creative expression, the importance of improvisation, and music as a metaphor for life. These articles will be added to Frontier 3: Spirit under the heading “Creativity, Music, and Life.”
The COVID-19 pandemic is inspiring new ways of thinking about how best to live. In What Hard Times Teach Us: 5 Pandemic-Inspired Lessons That Will Make You Better For The Long Term, Tracy Brower says, “Anything this big creates the opportunity for new thinking. If the size of the crisis is associated with the amount of new learning it can generate, surely our brilliance will be magnified many-fold when we emerge in the new normal.” She explores lessons in finding perspective, resilience, community, self care, and happiness.
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