American Hubris — Gutted

Lessons from Taiwan during the pandemic

In January of 2020, I was seriously worried about COVID-19. That’s not because I was some seer who knew that the disease would turn into a worldwide pandemic, rather, my 25-year-old son was leaving our home in North Carolina to travel back to Korea where he had just finished a year of teaching. He was to gather his belongings and then travel to Taiwan where he had a new teaching…