This Covid Life

Rebecca Levy-Gantt
6 min readJul 16, 2020
My Book: Life Before Covid

I am exhausted. Every day I return to my home, shed my scrubs, place my chunky Crocs in a pail with bleach, and wipe my hospital ID badge with an alcohol swab before I enter my house. It is automatic, and yet sometimes I almost forget. Sometimes I am almost too tired to follow the routine. But I do it, because I am exposed and my family is inside. I cannot bear the thought of putting them at any more risk than I already am. So I do it. Now moving into the…

Rebecca Levy-Gantt

An Ob Gyn in Napa California, who has been practicing for more than 25 years. Also a writer (blogger, memoirist, advisor, humorist). Author of Womb With A View