Kelly Corrigan: The long road ahead and the post-pandemic world

When feeling outmatched by coronavirus and the havoc it’s unleashed upon the world we know, Corrigan imagines the story of the 2020 pandemic and how we nailed it. Spoiler: Grab a tissue and prepare to be inspired.

“The COVID-19 pandemic has taught us the value of recalibrating our expectations and retraining our minds. Author Kelly Corrigan relies on a familiar mental exercise when the reality of the crisis feels like too much to handle. She shares her humble opinion on imagining a world after the pandemic — and how the experience might change us.”

This piece first appeared on KQED news on April 29, 2020 and has been shared with the Exedra with the permission of the author.

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Kelly Corrigan is the author of four New York Times bestsellers, most recently Tell Me More: Stories about the 12 Hardest Things I’m Learning to Say.

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