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Virtual Valentines

Between checking online county COVID-19 dashboards and patient portals, I have noticed a new type of article has emerged. Known as the “what to do for the holiday during a pandemic” genre …

Poison ivy in December

December does not generally bring to mind the maddening itch of the poison ivy plant. But never say never, as my husband, John, learned this past month after developing a poison ivy rash. It …

Word list for the pandemic

So much has changed this year, including the English language. To start off, we are in the “new normal,” as the cloying catchphrase goes. It is a slogan universally disparaged but …