๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Adjusting to Quaratine

Palatine, USA: When the virus first started to spread to America, I didnโ€™t think much about it and brushed it off instead of facing reality. The pandemic taught me not to take anything for granted because all my junior year of high school plans and summer plans to go to France got canceled in aContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Adjusting to Quaratine”

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ APs and Video Games

Murrieta, California, USA: Quarantine has been an interesting experience for me. At first I thought it would only last like a month at first and then everything would go back to normal. School was weird because my school offered distance learning as an optional assignment and there was no interaction with other teachers or students.Continue reading “๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ APs and Video Games”

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Blogging Through Quarantine

Pleasanton, California, USA: The beginning of quarantine was the worst part for me. Netflix became my best friend, and I spent all day staring at some screen. After weeks and weeks of wallowing in self-pity and boredom, I decided to be productive. So after, a few days of minimal planning, I decided to start aContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Blogging Through Quarantine”

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ A Military Family’s Challenges

Murrieta, California, USA: I have been through many challenges during the coronavirus as a student, daughter, and athlete. As a student before quarantine, I had always relied on live interactions with my teachers to get the full learning experience. I had access to extra tutoring and was able to form supportive relationships with my teachers.Continue reading “๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ A Military Family’s Challenges”

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Philosophy in Quarantine

San Jose, California: How do you pass time? I donโ€™t pass time, time passes me. Every single moment at my desk in the dark blurs into some stock gif, every single song turns into a broken record. Days and nights wane away under the passing screens of Reddit, Discord, and Youtube. But those precious momentsContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Philosophy in Quarantine”

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ A View from the Heartland

Hastings, Nebraska, USA: Where I live, in Hastings, Nebraska, the current guidelines from our health department are that everyone needs to practice social distancing in any public place. My church just opened up this past weekend for our first in-person service, but many other businesses are still closed. However, my city and state seem toContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ A View from the Heartland”

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ The View from Florida

Tampa, Florida, USA: Ever since the beginning of March, covid has changed my plans. The first thing that got canceled was a trip to Seattle in Spring Break. All of the college tours I was supposed to do during spring break and after got canceled. Soon, stores closed. My summer cruise to Europe got canceled.Continue reading “๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ The View from Florida”

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Lessons from the Coronavirus in Hawaii

Honolulu, Hawaii, USA: It was early march when the Punahou teachers told us that we might be finishing the year with online courses. I knew that at some point in my life, I would possibly take one class online. Never had I thought, however, that Iโ€™d be spending half a semester going to class fiveContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Lessons from the Coronavirus in Hawaii”

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Beginning to Reopen in Texas

Fort Worth, Texas: The hardest part about Covid-19 has been keeping up with my online classes, assignments and tests are taken online with due dates but there isnโ€™t anyone reminding you about those assignments unless you check into your school email or reminders. Here in Texas it isnโ€™t really that strict as it is inContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Beginning to Reopen in Texas”

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Pennsylvania Perspective

Pennsylvania, USA: At first, I was excited to have 2 weeks off of school. Eventually, as the quarantine was extended and the infection rate went up, that wore off. The hardest part for me has been being separated from parts of my family. I also enjoyed going to public places and food shopping. Currently, allContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Pennsylvania Perspective”