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‘It was a most surprising thing to see those streets,
which were usually so thronged, now grown desolate,
and so few people to be seen in them . . .’

Defoe: The Journal of the Plague Year, 1665
The record of twelve weeks of self isolation, social distancing, lockdown.

The Coronavirus Pandemic.

Told by different voices in different places.


This site contains contributions for the period:

21 March - 1 May 2020
Contributions from 2nd May onwards can be found at:

Margaret (Norfolk)


Banner image created by Sheila using works by Mark Hearld and an apple woodcut from Coolclips

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