Miriam in NYC
Miriam in NYC.
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A massive wave
A Massive wave 2.
At the SPRING/BREAK Art Show NYC 2020 in March, just days before the lockdown.
But still, nobody wanted to take it seriously and people still wanted to push ahead. I find it interesting that we were getting these adamant messages, 'Nobody wear face masks.'
People were having ‘corona parties’ and doing stupid things like that. But immediately after that, anywhere you were in New York – and I’m in Brooklyn – it was sirens, non-stop.”
Our story is a blip
"Our stories is a blip compared to the thousands of others who had to deal with the same thing."
Best I could do
Or maybe that’s people just forgetting how to be human! We’re all just losing our human interacting abilities.
It’s all just boiled down to screaming tweets or something. All caps. This is how we communicate.”
I never knew what it means but then I was like, ‘Muffins!’
‘Yeah, muffins feel really good right now!’
Things you learn! ‘Comfort food.’ Now I understand the meaning of that."
Miriam with her husband.
A little kid again
Keep my head down.
I like them. And I’ll have to figure out what the next steps are from there.”
Artwork: "Diamond Dave Ying Yang"