What Now?


I’m losing my shit with cabin fever and the uncertainty caused by the coronavirus.

I call out to God, “What do I do now?”

“God answers, “Go to Ace Hardware with your wife. They have Clorox Wipes in stock.”

This isn’t the answer I expected to my existential question. It is, however, the general trend of my everyday life.

My universe is shrinking to the size of a needle point.

I am like a young colt in a corral; restive, and longing for greener, unbounded pastures.

Is this a preview of my inevitable end?

I hope not.

The lesson is learned.

When the hand opens the corral gate, take full advantage of every moment given to you.

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  1. #1 by Author_Joanne_Reed on April 25, 2020 - 2:25 am

    Great post! “Uncertainty is the condition that impels man to unfold his powers”. I wrote an article recently titled “The Art of Living in Uncertain Times” – https://authorjoannereed.net/living-in-uncertain-times/ – Feel free to check it out!

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