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For the Sake of History, Keep a Coronavirus Diary

The details you notice now will be illuminating in 30 years

IfIf you want to know what the Great Fire of London was like in 1666 you can look at the facts and figures — five days of burning, one-third of the city destroyed, 100,000 people homeless — or you can read Samuel Pepys’ diary:

“I [went] down to the…



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Sarah Begley

Director at Medium working with authors and books. Formerly a staff writer and editor at Time.