How a Little Girl and Her Flashlight Got Me Through COVID-19

Strangers, symbols, and signs from the universe.

Photo by capt_tain Tom on Flickr

When I was at my sickest, when I was worried for my life and the lives of my loved ones, there was the little girl with the light.

She lived across the plaza from me in the Dreta de ‘Eixample (“Right of the Extension”) district of Barcelona. In the plaza…