The other day, I stumbled across a column I wrote a few months back asking people to stop glorifying being homebound. I’d always get comments about how glamorous it must be to lounge around all winter doing whatever I please, and truthfully it hurt. Many people didn’t understand the havoc that home confinement would have on my mental health, so their comments stung.
Now… we’re all in the same boat! I’ve had so many people reach out for pointers on how to stay sane at home because they didn’t realize just how challenging it was. Somehow knowing I’m not alone in this quarantine this time around is bringing me solace.
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