Category Archives: Health crisis

Isolation Journal Day 59 Small Gestures

Your prompt for today: Write a letter to a healthcare worker. It could be a person who took care of you or a loved one years ago. It could be someone you know who is working on the front lines … Continue reading

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Isolation Journal Day 30 Time Capsule

Your prompt for today, from yours truly Suleika Jaouad Create a time capsule of the past month. What has this time meant for you? Write about the things you thought about and the things you ate. Write about how your world … Continue reading

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Isolation Journal Day 29 What do I want?

Your prompt for today:  In your deepest core, in your most vulnerable moments—what do you want? This question has a different answer in each of my decades. As I enter my 70th decade, I look both forward and backward, and … Continue reading

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ISOLATION JOURNAL DAY #4 April 4, 2020

Isolation Journal Day 4   Your prompt for the day: Reflect on a particular moment in your past when you felt most in touch with your “Glorious Awkwardness.” It could be a cringe-worthy moment you’ve replayed a thousand times in your … Continue reading

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Health care – imperfect yet necessary

Health Care and Medicine make mistakes. That is a hard pill for me to swallow some days.  I feel a need to defend. I feel a need to complain. I feel a need to have compassion. I feel conflicted. The sad … Continue reading

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My Life is in Your Hands

I have always had a bit of a control problem though I do manage it much better than I did when I was younger. I am sure the fact that I was put “in charge” at a very young age, … Continue reading

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