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Baby Boomers in COVID Time: Nothing Has Changed, and Nothing Is the Same

For baby boomers in 2020, the pandemic was novel and unimaginable, but racism was an old and ugly scar––a long-running tragedy we should have eliminated long ago....

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Playground Zero - 2020 Virtual Tour

You can view the 2020 Playground Zero virtual tour online. It includes reviews, podcasts, essays by author Sarah Relyea, and more. ...

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Playground Zero Book Launch Is Here!

News and events for the launch of Playground Zero, a novel by Sarah Relyea....

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Of Masks and Masquerade: The Treacherous Streets

When I leave my apartment these days, there’s that nagging thought: could I become a murder weapon? Could I be asymptomatic and unknowingly infect someone? And so I put on my mask....

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Requiem for my uncle

A Brooklyn requiem: In early April, as the pandemic was raging through New York City, transforming my home into another Ground Zero, I awoke to an ominous email. My uncle would be having back surgery. ...

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Sympathy for the Devil during Lockdown Brooklyn

This morning, during my ongoing lockdown in a small Brooklyn apartment, I jotted down my latest quarantine memo. This morning I was thinking about rebellion. I was imagining courage and wild hope....

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