Hey everyone, we've been hearing this phrase "the New Normal" lately, right? Well, for several weeks something's been bothering me about that phrase and I am finally putting words to what it is.
Although I understand the point of the term, I don't really think there is such a thing as a "New Normal"… …instead there is just "Normal", but we humans just hate change.
Now I'm not one to gripe about a term and I really don't care if people use it. But think with me for a second… since the creation of the Earth and all humanity, things have been in constant change. Look at nature and how violent it is.
My own community is recovering from an EF3 tornado that hit here on Easter 2020. When you see the landscape, you see dramatic change. It is not recognizable as what it has looked like my whole life. What about Corona virus? A quick internet search reveals dozens of pandemics over hundreds of years.
Look at humanity and the rate of change we see in...