Our Bodies Remember: Reflecting on a Year of Covid and Other Difficult Anniversaries

Photo by Debby Hudson via Unsplash

In the Maine suburb where I live, the hours of sunlight are stretching. The light crust of snow from winter is melting. Each day, when I check the local online newspaper, the percentage of people who’ve received Covid-19 vaccinations nudges up. If I squint my eyes, I can see a hazy, lingering future that looks more like our collective, pre-Covid…