The week between Christmas and New Year’s Eve is a time when nothing counts, and when nothing is quite real.
In a pandemic, home is both a haven and a hot spot of transmission. The challenge will be to distance ourselves physically but not emotionally.
Unexpected time off after a snowfall feels like a gift because it removes the pressure to be productive.
Surfing the app on a trip back home can be a way of regressing, or imagining what life would be like if you never left.
The play-by-plays from airports and bus rides offer the random, unpolished personal moments that the web has largely lost.