This post a bit more personal than my usual offerings, so if you’re here for fantasy and science fiction, feel free to skip it.
Every few weeks, my acquaintance messages me to ask, “how is it going?” We then proceed to have a short chat, sometimes about updates from his life, sometimes about movies or games. Then, the conversation is over, but he’ll ask again in less than a month. In a way, it amuses me, because my life rarely changes and events that others would consider “exciting” are a rarity, so even months would not be enough for an update.
You see, I’ve been pretty much self-isolating for the last years. (more…)