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In the tunnel. Somewhere.

Seamus Byrne
Seamus Byrne
3 min read
In the tunnel. Somewhere.

I’m seeing some of my contract workload slow down right now. Some other parts are picking up. And freelance journalism is slooooooow. So overall, it’s not entirely balancing itself out. But I know I’m still far luckier than many.

My best guess is that we’re past the beginning and now we’re in the thick of the tunnel. But no one is quite sure how long the tunnel is. So a lot of businesses are tightening the belts a little harder. Until the other end is a little clearer, things are going to be pretty quiet.

I’m happy to live in a regional town. I’m happy to live in Australia. I’m happy I have a very good NBN connection. I’m happy my wife and kids are safe. I’m happy I live a rich digital life.

I’m hopeful for our situation, especially compared to many parts of the world. Slow and steady from here.

I hope you can find some hope too. Take care, stay safe, stay sane.

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