After a year that has defied all expectations, it’s no surprise that we’re ready for some 2020 hindsight. Looking back, at least we have some illusion of control. It’s been so tempting to want to do “normal” things in “normal” ways, but there’s been nothing normal about this year. And in a way, trying to do “normal” things in an abnormal year would be like… ice skating on lava. So here’s what we discovered, rather than falling flat and getting burned, try something new. In a year when you can’t go out, go in;
Instead of seeking out…
How An At-Home Immersive Theatre Experience Gave Me Date Bait
Recently, I went to the theatre. Yeah, I’m in lockdown. And the theatre was a blanket fort I built over my dining room table.
“This is ridiculous,” I thought, as I pulled out my dining room chairs and lay down a yoga mat, “I’m a well-over-drinking-age adult and I’m spending a Saturday afternoon constructing a fort… so I can lie on the ground for three hours in the dark and have a bizarro one-on-one conversation with a stranger.”
It sounded awful; I questioned why I signed on in the first…