7 Older But Freaky Poems About Plague

7 Older But Freaky Poems About Plague

I have a strange tendency to search things I wouldn’t normally look up when something tragic happens in the world.  In times of COVID-19, I have a desire to research history of diseases and what people did in reaction to them.

Books Aren’t Amazon’s Top Priority

Books Aren’t Amazon’s Top Priority

In this time of need, Amazon, has decided to suspend shipping for items that aren’t top priority. Unfortunately, even with all the school closings, books aren’t considered a priority right now. Only things people ACTUALLY need are going to be shipped. Image via Inc Now that everyone is basically quarantined in their homes, ordering supplies is what people are doing more now than ever. So, because of this increase in demand, medical supplies and other household essentials are taking top priority. These things should be priority because it is what people need the most of, and going to the stores …

9 Pandemic Themed Books for Those Stuck at Home

9 Pandemic Themed Books for Those Stuck at Home

Recently, the movie Contagion has found renewed interest due to the coronavirus pandemic. Novels about diseases are also garnering increased interest. If you’re hunkered down at home and have a dark sense of irony, try reading some of these pandemic-themed books.   1. the plague (1947) image via amazon This book is set in Algeria, Northern Africa, and is a powerful study of human life and its meaning when a deadly virus sweeps through a city and takes massive proportions of its population. It is essentially a parable of life, we can move forward and sometimes move backward again, find …