A year like no other

Curfews! Virtual house arrest! Families not able to visit each other even when they live in the same town! Schools closed! Churches closed! Most businesses shut down! I would never have expected to see these things happening in my lifetime, but we in Victoria have had to bear these restrictions for most of the year. The first lock-down from February to May was bearable, and we gradually got used to shopping once a week, speaking to neighbors from a distance and using the telephone and Zoom to keep in touch …

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About the Author

Norma Koehne

Norma Koehne is a retired teacher and former LWA President. She is enjoying living in a retirement village, and the great sense of community one has there. She is still involved with her local women's fellowship and has some roles in the congregation.