Didn’t see it coming

I was laid off from my job.

About This Story

  • Project: COVID-19
  • Date submitted: April 21, 2020
  • Emotional tone: Neutral
  • Who should know about this? Government, Leaders who make decisions, and My community

About the Storyteller

  • Community: West Palm Beach
  • Age: 18-30
  • Gender: Male
  • Concerns: Employment, Health of the community, My health, Paying the bills, and Safety of my neighborhood

How the Storyteller Interpreted Their Story

Note: Responses which fell closer to the middle (between two or three options) are shown as two dashes.
  • My story shows we need to: Think ahead to what's next
  • Who my story is about: Myself
  • Why people acted the way they did: They are trying to get by
  • How people were treated: NA
  • In my story, there are: NA
  • In my story: I am stressed out
  • My story shows: I have no control
  • My story teaches us that: The community is vulnerable
  • My story teaches us that: The community is volatile
  • My story is about: --