My name is Adara. I am a critical care nurse on the frontline battling this pandemic in one of the epicenters of the world — Queens, NY.

What does it look like behind the walls of the hospital you may wonder? It’s hard to explain. But, with every face covered by masks you see the look of anxiety, fear and stress in the eyes of everyone you walk by. The air is heavy and it is tense. Rapid responses can be heard overhead very frequently. A dreaded call that once used to be heard far and few in between is…

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