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COVID-19 Community Time Capsule

The following posts are shared memories of the COVID-19 pandemic. All posts have been submitted and authorized by members of our community.

Quarantine Time

by Komal

Stay Home

by Andrea

Calm Sea

by Andrea

Quarantine Poems

by Komal

This Time...

by Komal


by Venya

Quarantine Salad

by Vishakha Dutt

East Brunswick Strong 2020

by East Brunswick Friends of the Library

A PERSPECTIVE ON QUARANTINE: Depression, Growth, and Radicalization

A PERSPECTIVE ON QUARANTINE: Depression, Growth, and Radicalization

By Roux Bedrosian

Written July 7, 2020, Day #119


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by Roux


by Yuri

The Anatomy of COVID-19

by Natalie M.

Stop and Shop

by Karen

Coronavirus Poem



Corona, a monster
The new boss in town
It is so deadly
The world’s shut down

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by Shreyas Batra

The Corona Crash Of 2020

The Corona Crash Of 2020

Table of contents:

  1. What is the Corona virus?
  2. How is the virus effecting...
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by Cara Correa


by Karen Parry

Sometime after Hurricane Sandy...

Sometime after Hurricane Sandy, I heard about the Middlesex County Medical Reserve Corps (MRC). If you go to the MRC homepage (...

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by Ann D. Bagchi

Mother's Day

Another Mothers Day, and the best one ever.
I stood in the doorway enjoying the weather
They were coming today, after weeks of such...

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by Joyce Fisher

Beth Belzer

by Beth Belzer

John Michael

by John Michael

Isabel Ghizzone

by Isabel Ghizzone

Early Coronavirus Blogs: Not a care in the world

This is my fifth Coronavirus blog, and they started out “without a care in the world.” Coronavirus is now ubiquitous...

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by Edward Mendlowitz

Carina Shen

by Carina Shen

Andrea Artis

by Andrea Artis

Quarantine villanelle

At home, waiting for the disease to die
I dread having to cover up my face
Millions of voices join in my sigh

Days, weeks, and...

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by Julianna Walsh