Concluding Quarantine

Ending these essays

On June 11th the state of Illinois will move to stage 5.

I received my second vaccination more than a month ago and life seems to be returning to what it was a year and a half ago.

Many states completely opened earlier of course, unconcerned about viruses or vaccinations.

There remains much to think about and ponder, much has been clarified, there remains plenty to be discouraged with, and much that persistently renews my hopes. These essays and this newsletter have spoken about much of that. I…