21 March 2020 – Saturday – #6

After closing land borders earlier in the week, the Spanish government ordered all hotels closed by 26 March. The US State Department sent an email advising US citizens and residents who didn’t have a place to stay long term in Spain to catch a flight to the US while there are flights to be had.Continue reading “21 March 2020 – Saturday – #6”

20 March 2020 – Friday – #5

I need to rant today and I’m not sugarcoating it. When you die of Covid-19, you drown while coughing up your own blood. I spoke with friends and family in California, Mexico, and Brazil yesterday. No one is taking Covid-19 seriously enough in any of these places. In the SF Bay Area, Home Depot isContinue reading “20 March 2020 – Friday – #5”

16 March 2020 – Monday – #1

Last Tuesday I started self-isolation in Casa Solar, the name Brad and I gave the Barcelona apartment we share. On Saturday the Spanish government made self-isolation the rule. Saturday I finished shopping and took a 45 minute walk. Yesterday no time outside except on the huge terrace. Today it’s dark and rainy, so I probablyContinue reading “16 March 2020 – Monday – #1”