The Fear Factor

4 min readMay 31, 2020
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Today, in New South Wales, we are officially going back to normal. That said, it doesn’t really feel like it. Why? Well, because today we must overcome a different kind of fear: a fear of returning back to the office, a fear of meeting up with friends, and more generally a fear of doing what we used to do.

Right now I envy my teenage daughters. They seem completely oblivious to this type of fear and are busy catching up with…


I am a French woman who used to live in London and has now moved to Sydney. Engineer by background. Turned lawyer. Turned writer. Wife, mum, friend, ultrarunner