Shelter-in-Place Lessons from Generation X

Staying home with nothing to do is kind of our thing

Raiding Dad’s closet and Mom’s bedside table: hours of entertainment

I am a Gen Xer in the San Francisco Bay Area, still living through a March COVID-19 shelter-in-place which has, luckily, helped “flatten the curve” of this pandemic. This leaves the vast majority of us physically well, but coping with an isolation order that’s completely unfamiliar — at least for the Boomers and the Millennials.