Do You Know How Much Your Mask Weighs?

This whole mask debate really has me thinking

Photo by Haithem Ferdi on Unsplash

The other day I saw one of those anti-mask posts on social media. You know the ones I mean.

“Unmask our kids!” or “My face, my choice,” or something like that.

While I shook my head at the stupidity and the unmitigated selfishness of the post, I thought back to my early…



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Karen Shiebler

Karen Shiebler


A Mother, a grandmother, a progressive voter. I write because it’s getting harder to march and because words are my only weapon. I blog at