Crow’s Feet
Published in

Crow’s Feet

Can Living Through a Pandemic Bring on Depression?

It’s just another day of waking up with nothing to do and nowhere to go!

Photo by Jad Limcaco on Unsplash

After retiring from a teaching/librarian job that had me putting in at least ten hours a day, retirement was both a relief and a shock.

First, I experienced euphoria because the stress of working a job where the chores were never…




“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

Recommended from Medium

Edible Relaxation | 16 Foods To Ease Anxiety

How Tattoos Can Improve Your Mental Health

T-Mobile Rolls Out 988 Mental Health Emergency Hotline

How Horror Helps Me Take Control of My Anxiety

The Fleece of Despair

The Stress of Caregiving

Self Compassion Reduces Emotional Distress

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Ruby Lee

Ruby Lee

Mother, Wife, Teacher, Librarian, Teller of Stories. Author of The Marriage Wars by Leeanne Beasley Berry. Top Writer in Parenting, This Happened to Me, Humor

More from Medium

Questions This Retiree Living During Pandemic Asks Herself Every Morning

Where do Computer Programmers Go When They Die?

I’m Not A Rubber Ball. You Can’t Bounce Me Around Like That.

I’ll Take Your Shit Show and Raise You $100

Blue Merle Pomeranian staring at food being eaten by a man, sitting on a couch