Like lots of people, I’ve hit a wall going into the fifth month of the pandemic. Turns out I”m not the only one. Many of our readers reported a similar feeling during this time. Their solutions and suggestions included creative efforts, keeping a gratitude journal, staying in touch with people and avoiding the news. Take a look at the suggestions in the comments and feel free to add what works for you!
Virge Randall is Senior Planet’s Managing Editor. She is also a freelance culture reporter who seeks out hidden gems and unsung (or undersung) treasures for Straus Newspapers; her blog “Don’t Get Me Started” puts a quirky new spin on Old School New York City. Send your suggestions for Open Threads to her at firstname.lastname@example.org.