My Grandma taught me what’s going on in the world.

Story shared by Diavanni T of Southeast San Diego

SYS 20200403_113109_HDR DiavanniTaylorcropped

My Mom passed away on Labor Day 2018**

i was 7 yrs old i always visit my grandparents in San Diego **

I now live with my grandparents i had to move from Las Vegas and change my school and friends**

i was just getting settled from my mom being gone and all the new things ** then coronavirus comes and we have to stay at home making more changes in a little time**

My grandma taught me about what’s going on in the world all over and not to be scared but to learn to be Safe – Healthy & Respect ea. Others Health **

I’ll just be glad when it’s all over so i can see my friends in person**

i do talk to them online & Zoom and i like distance learning it keeps me connected to my friends & teachers.**

Covid-19. Coronavirus Lockdown 2020**” Dia”


More shared stories

Diary of a Social Worker During COVID

COVID-19 brought great anxiety at first. It was as much a shock to the system as jumping in the pool in the morning is a cold shock to your body. Right now, I’m on my fifth day into California’s shelter in place order. What this looks like is a ghost town in some areas; what…
Read More

Self-Quarantine Woes

It has complicated ordinary things — remembering my mask, the dance at the grocery store to maintain 6′ distance from other shoppers, not being able to hug my daughter or visit my NYC based son.  It’s made for healthier eating, with lots more cooking and diving into recipes. It’s a constant low-grade worry about our…
Read More

My COVID-19 Story

May 2020 The collage is intended as a tribute to the multitude of heroes who sustained us and brought us together as one people during the COVID-19 pandemic.  It features healthcare professionals and many other essential workers from across the globe who worked tirelessly to take care of our physical and emotional needs during a…
Read More

Solana Beach During COVID-19

COVID-19 has changed my life in a few ways, the most obvious being outdoor activities. I am not able to go to school physically, trips to the grocery store are more scarce, and I rarely see my friends at all due to the crisis. Thankfully, I am able to run and bike around to keep…
Read More