by Gabe Berman – the author of Live Like a Fruit Fly

Covid One Year And Counting

Everyday my mom calls and sweetly asks what I’m doing.

Sweetly I answer, “Nothing.”

She responds, “I’m doing nothing too.”

And then we both sort of laugh because, well, what can you really do in a pandemic?

But today I added, “I have nothing new to tell you but thankfully I have nothing bad to tell you either. We’re both very lucky.”

She agreed.

Although I get bored and a bit lonely at times, I’m grateful to be healthy. And to have food. And for the roof over my head. And for my mom who checks in on me.

And I’m grateful for anyone who takes the time to read these words. And even more grateful if these words remind anyone to be a little grateful for just a few moments today.

– gb

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5 thoughts on “Covid One Year And Counting

  1. Debbie Eberlin on said:

    I’m grateful for your words. We share an attitude of gratitude!

  2. Hello Gabe,
    It’s been too long. 😉
    I’m so glad to see you are well. Hope you and your mom continue to stay healthy.

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