Pandemic Parallels

Listening to the public debates raging about our COVID-19 response has given me a sense of deja vu. In this week’s video, I discuss parallels I see between the AIDS epidemic of the 1980s and the COVID-19 pandemic today.

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SEA to NYC: Relocation Reflections Part I

When I arrived, there was a quietness to the city I had never seen before. On the few occasions I ventured out with my fiancé, it was unsettling to see the City That Never Sleeps devoid of its regular buzz and vitality. The empty streets of Harlem felt alien, remote, and cold. This image was undoubtedly not what I envisioned when I initially decided to relocate.

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