‘It was a most surprising thing to see those streets,
which were usually so thronged, now grown desolate,
and so few people to be seen in them . . .’
Defoe: The Journal of the Plague Year, 1665
The record of twelve weeks of self isolation, social distancing, lockdown.
The Coronavirus Pandemic.
Told by different voices in different places.
21 March - 12 June 2020
Each new day’s posts will go online at 6 pm each day.
Welcome to what I hope will become a fascinating record of the next twelve weeks.
Banner image created by Sheila using works by Mark Hearld and an apple woodcut from Coolclips