Things I do during Quarantine.
These activities will surely lift you out of boredom amidst the constant threat of corona-virus.
The corona-virus has affected billions of lives around the world. It’s been several weeks since schools and non-essential workplaces began to close down, and many are settling into a new norm of social distancing. Despite not being able to experience face-to-face contact, people have developed novel methods to stay connected with friends, family, and even themselves.
While this is a moment filled with anxiety and uncertainty, I also seek joy, comfort and distraction where I can find it while doing my part to help flatten the curve…
So, I have compiled the list of activities and things I enjoy doing to get over my boredom during this hard time.
1. Read books
As simple as it sounds. Surprisingly, reading books before going to sleep and during break from study can greatly refresh my mind and increase my overall focus during lesson. Most importantly, I feel that I can broaden my perspective and views of the world from all these publications. Before the corona-virus has swept across the globe, I didn’t have a strong urge to read so many books. However, during the lock down, I find myself so eager to finish a book in 1 day, and I did. I just finished For One More Day by Mitch Albom, and The $100 Startup by Chris Guillebeau in 4 days!
2. Taking Online Courses
Thanks to the rapid advancement of technology, online learning is a part of many institutions’ course offerings around the world. Offered by some of the world’s top-ranked universities, online learning offers me the added convenience of a learning experience tailored to my own schedule. This flexibility is one of the reasons why I personally prefer taking online courses over traditional learning method. And to be honest, these educational courses are quite…