Uncharted Territory

The process of returning to a semblance of a normal routine has highlighted for me a casualty of the pandemic; friendships. I am not referring to my several closest friendships. Those...

Another Friday another troubling headline: In countries keeping the coronavirus at bay, experts watch U.S. case numbers with alarm Washington Post June 19, 2020 With the continuing lackluster (at best) US...

Before the Corona virus my first “appointment” of every day was attending the 6:45 am minyan (service) at my synagogue. That came to an abrupt end when on March 14 all...

Driving to my office last Thursday I was thinking about how long it had been since we had enjoyed a day away from our home. Other than walking at Brookside Gardens...

The headline of today’s New York Times reported: “On the Future, Americans Can Agree: It Doesn’t Look Good Battered by a health crisis and fury about racial injustice, voters are mourning...

I am completing my first week “back” in the office. It was an intense, stressful week in which I (i) represented an international client in a significant mediation; (ii) conducted my...

My first days back in the office were challenging .For while I was in one sense “returning” to the world I had left some 80 days prior, in another very real...

Day 80. This is the Washington DC to which I returned yesterday.

Day 78. Tomorrow, seventy nine days after I first began to shelter in place, I will begin the process of returning to my office. This week it will be for the...

Day 77. On the day when the Washington DC area should finally have able to enjoy a bit of relief from the stresses of the shelter in place orders under which...