Yet Another Pandemic Anniversary Post

5 min readApr 1, 2021

Ruminations on the Year That Was

I figured since everyone else is doing it, I may as well tag along and do one.

I was in Portland, OR the week before WA state locked down. I was doing a writing marathon, finishing off the second novel in a series. I wasn’t taking the pandemic seriously, though I had a friend who was warning me of what was coming. She was freaking out…


Leah Cutter sold her first short story back in 1997, and continues to write and sell both her fiction and non-fiction. She supports herself with her writing.