12 Philadelphians on How COVID-19 Turned Their Worlds Upside Down
In an instant, the crisis changed everything about how we live. A dozen perspectives on what that meant.
In an instant, the COVID-19 crisis changed everything about how we live. Twelve Philadelphians on how their worlds have been turned upside down.
Brian Abernathy on reacting to the coronavirus in real time. Keep reading here.
The Flyers left wing is back home and reflecting on an NHL season in limbo. Keep reading here.
The high-profile restaurateur on how the coronavirus crisis has decimated the dining scene. Keep reading here.
Keziah Ridgeway continued to teach her popular African American history class, even after the School District said remote learning should stop. Keep reading here.
Erin Markle, whose mom is battling breast cancer, went through with the ceremony to ensure her mother could be there. Keep reading here.
Sasha Martin chats with her mom about what quarantine has looked like from her perspective. Keep reading here.
The party photographer and man-about-town wants to play a part in finding a cure for the coronavirus. Keep reading here.
Angelica Estevez, a first-generation immigrant and senior at Girls’ High, on starting at Cornell in the fall. Keep reading here.
The longtime employee has a respiratory illness, but not going to work is not an option. Keep reading here.
The CEO talks about the need for 100 percent testing and the rise of telemedicine. Keep reading here.
Victor Baldi III, the fourth-generation funeral director at Baldi Funeral Home on South Broad Street, on bracing for the surge amid a pandemic. Keep reading here.
Nicholas Butler, a driver for Black and Mobile, on being out on the streets all day during a pandemic. Keep reading here.
Published as “This Is My Pandemic Story” in the May 2020 issue of Philadelphia magazine.