B.L., 45, a lab technician in Murrieta, CA

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on whatsapp
Share on reddit

What to say about this COVID19 pandemic? So much had happened and I don’t know where to start! It’s been a crazy years with lots of worries, fear, and depression! I would never thought, in a million years, that I would be living a global pandemic! When it’s just started, I thought “oh it won’t be long and we’ll be back to normal in probably a couple of months max!”…but here we are, over a year later, still fighting it, barely moving forward to a solution!

This pandemic had brought out the worst in people! As an Asian American, I’m living double the fear and the worries! I’m not just worry about the Covid-19 itself, but also worried about the “Asian hate” that it has brought to the surface! So much ignorance and hate/racism! I’m worried sending my children back to school because I don’t know what might happen to them! Although we are living in a tolerable neighborhood, I’m still not comfortable, seeing what had happened to Asian Americans around the country/world….I’m praying and hoping this will pass soon and I can get out in  the street without any fear!

Praying and hoping we all go through this pandemic United!

[submitted on 4/27/2021]

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on whatsapp
Share on reddit

Life in Quarantine: Witnessing Global Pandemic is an initiative sponsored by the Poetic Media Lab and the Center for Spatial and Textual Analysis at Stanford University.

Our Sponsors and Partners

Find Us!

Center for Spatial and Textual Analysis (CESTA),
Stanford University

Address:
4th floor, Wallenberg Hall (bldg. 160)
450 Jane Stanford Way
Stanford, CA 94305
Stanford Mail Code: 2055