“It was not a year for the books.”

St. John Hunter had plans for 2020. He was going to start a new job plus take up graduate studies, doing a Masters in Finance part-time. He did both those things. But of course, 2020 also had its own plans: turning most people’s lives upside down. Which, in St. John’s case, included contracting the very virus that had brought the world to a standstill.

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(This episode was recorded on 09 May 2021)

“Covid Stuck Abroad” was created and produced by Zola Zingithwa.

Music: “Lazy Sumday” by Sahy Uhns, part of the “Bonus Beat Blast”. It is an original beat/rhythm library from dublab’s international family of music makers. The entire collection is licensed under a Creative Commons CC BY 3.0 license which gives you the freedom to share and remix. Source: Free Music Archive.

This episode was recorded with funding assistance from the Presidential Employment Stimulus Programme through the National Arts Council.