The Summerland Advocate-Messenger - Reliable, Trustworthy Reporting, Capturing The Heartbeat Of Our Community

By Mark Mahoney
Journalist 

Remarks from Mark

 

February 4, 2021

Mark Mahoney

Mark, Christina and Hazel Mahoney pose for a photo at their home in Bloomfield.

I constantly have to encourage myself to be positive and not paranoid during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

When I say positive, I don't mean testing positive for the coronavirus, of course, but rather having an optimistic outlook.

It's been difficult for me now and then to not feel defeated by the world we live in, thanks to a disease that seems to be far from done doing damage.

The COVID-19 vaccines have made me hopeful that victory over this virus will arrive sooner rather than later, but who knows when this pandemic will pass.

Family, friends and football are three constants that have h...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 

Reader Comments(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020

Rendered 04/17/2021 23:00