The Quiet Anxiety of Waiting Out a Pandemic

In bedrooms and living rooms and in private spaces, time has lost meaning under the weight of the COVID-19 lockdown. For the Lantin household, their ‘new normal’ is rife with quiet anxiety.

The Philippine government declared a nationwide lockdown on the 16th of March in response to rising cases of COVID-19 throughout the country. The nation’s capital and major urban areas across the…