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‘A Calm Heart Is Valuable’: Life in Italy Under Coronavirus Lockdown

Moments of grace amid an ongoing global crisis

I was starting to feel drained. I sorely needed a good hard workout and a walk in the woods.

I packed up my bike and put my “hall pass” in my jacket in case the police stopped me. Movement for “health reasons” is allowed. Grocery shopping…



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Greg Hopkins

Retired. Surrounded by beauty. Grateful to have (sort of) escaped the matrix. Fascinated by our collective evolutionary journey.