How author Claire Stapley connects us with ourselves and each other in her piece, ‘Our Identities Are Fragmented Because Of The Pandemic.’

Claire offers the reader a glimpse into her personal experience of surviving in the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unlike America, where we run into the fire for the sake of the economy while destroying our country, Claire’s perspective from the inside of a third national lockdown poses the question, is there any way to thwart a pandemic and/or its effects?

“This lockdown, however, feels different,” she writes, adding, “We are all incredibly tired, our metaphorical shoes scuffed from…