During this difficult time, feelings of isolation and loneliness seem to drip from every pore. Memories of time spent with loved ones play on a loop behind our eyelids, and we long to return to a pre-pandemic world. In “The Long Way Home,” Lena Stevens pays homage to the tender moments of togetherness that we are fighting for every moment we spend in isolation.
Ed. note: This video essay is part of a special Student Voices section devoted to documenting student responses and reflections to the COVID-19 crisis, which has had such an unprecedented effect on student lives. To see the other entries, click here