Day By Day: Quarantine Diaries Since the Bay Area's shelter-in-place order went into effect, we've been checking in regularly with a mix of ordinary people to hear how they are dealing with these extraordinary times. Together, they are sketching out our new shared reality and how the pandemic is changing how we live and work.
Day By Day: Quarantine Diaries

Day By Day: Quarantine Diaries

From KALW

Since the Bay Area's shelter-in-place order went into effect, we've been checking in regularly with a mix of ordinary people to hear how they are dealing with these extraordinary times. Together, they are sketching out our new shared reality and how the pandemic is changing how we live and work.

Most Recent Episodes

Ep. 10 - I Have A Bucket

For the past 10 weeks, we've been checking in regularly with a mix of people to hear how they're dealing with these extraordinary times. In this episode, we hear from a family questioning their memorial day trip down the coast, a potter who gets a positive test, and a mother afraid to send her kid back to school. It's Day By Day: KALW's Quarantine Diaries.

Ep. 9 - Then It Went Further

For the past nine weeks, we've been checking in with people from around the Bay to hear how they are dealing with these extraordinary times. In this episode, we hear from a senior who sings, a teacher on his last day of class, and a bookseller happy to see regulars again. It's Day By Day: KALW's Quarantine Diaries.

Ep. 8 - I've Left Already

For the past eight weeks, we've been checking in with people from around the Bay to hear how they are dealing with these extraordinary times. In this episode, we hear from an 88-year-old poet, an unemployed potter, and a frustrated restaurant owner.

Ep. 7 - Would You Do This Again?

While local and state leaders are preparing for the next phase, we're all still grappling with the way the pandemic has changed our day-to-day lives. For the past seven weeks, we've been checking in with people from around the Bay to hear how they are dealing with these extraordinary times. In this episode, we hear about new loves, dashed dreams, and the competitive spirit of an 8-year-old Uno champ.

Ep. 6 - Very Little Control

Most Bay Area residents are passing their sixth week of shelter-in-place. We'll hear from a diverse group of locals, including a real estate broker, a new mom, and a funeral director. It's the Day By Day: Quarantine Diaries.

Ep. 5 - The Mood Of Things

It's been 38 days since the shelter-in-place order went into effect in the region. Since then, we've been checking in regularly with a mix of people from all around the Bay, including a teacher, a restaurant owner, an artist, a grocery store worker, a nurse, and a ten-year-old.

Ep. 4 - Working On My Resume

It's been a month since health officials across the Bay Area ordered residents to shelter in place. Since then, we have been checking in regularly with a mix of people from all around the Bay to see how the pandemic is affecting our lives. This week, we will hear from a public defender, a high school student, a new parent and a single parent, a delivery driver and more.

Ep. 3 - Always Something To Clean

It's been 24 days since the shelter-in-place order went into effect in the region. Since then we've been checking in regularly with a mix of people from all around the Bay, including a teacher, a restaurant owner, an artist, a grocery store worker, a nurse, and a 10 year-old.

Ep. 2 - Please Leave The Park

It's been just a little over two weeks since the Bay Area's shelter-in-place policy took effect. And it has dramatically changed how most of us live and work. Hear from people all around the Bay Area about daily life during the coronavirus epidemic.

Ep. 1 - The Writing On The Wall

On March 17, leaders from six Bay Area counties announced a shelter-in-place policy that's closed all but essential businesses and confined most people to their homes. Since then, we've been checking in regularly with a mix of people from all around the Bay. Together, this group sketches out how the coronavirus epidemic is already changing how we live and work.

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