Karah, Gladwin

Storyteller: Alex Mason In March of 2020, Karah (43) had went about her day in her normal fashion; coffee, early morning NCIS, and a few swipes through Facebook before she went off to work. When she arrived at the diner/restaurant she worked at in Beaverton, the overall mood was tense. Moments later, she was told that she would be sent homeContinue reading “Karah, Gladwin”

Jeremy, Saginaw County

Storyteller: Trinity DeCaire Forty-four-year-old Jeremy learned about COVID-19 in March of 2020, his workplace was considering shutting down for about two weeks. Jeremy is a factory technician for the prototype division at Nexteer Automotive. When he had first learned about COVID-19 he didn’t understand the full effect that it had or the soon coming effectContinue reading “Jeremy, Saginaw County”

Monica, Saginaw County

Storyteller: Trinity DeCaire Monica is a thirty-nine-year-old mother and civil servant who lives in Saginaw, Michigan. She first heard about COVID-19 when news about Wuhan was being broadcasted. Her current main focuses are work and family, she works as an Income Tax Auditor who processes local income tax filings and assists taxpayers with their filings,Continue reading “Monica, Saginaw County”

Faith, Saginaw County

Storyteller: Trinity DeCaire Faith is a nineteen-year-old full-time college student, majoring in illustration. Faith first got word of COVID-19 in her Natural Science course around the time when Wuhan was in the news for going into lock down. Her professor had some experience and knowledge with COVID-19, leading to her and her class having manyContinue reading “Faith, Saginaw County”

Joanne, Frankenmuth

Storyteller: Angelina Tersigni This interview has the answers I received from my mom. She describes her job as an engineer, and that she designs electric power steering motors. She first heard about Covid when she was first isolated, and she heard from coworkers and from the news. She says that the biggest change in herContinue reading “Joanne, Frankenmuth”

Grace, Ortonville

Storyteller: Angelina Tersigni Grace lives in Ortonville, MI, and is currently retired. She said that the first heard of Covid was from my mom. She said that her life has not been affected by the pandemic. Although, she did mention that she lost her freedom of movement in the world, and to travel everywhere withoutContinue reading “Grace, Ortonville”