Light in the Darkness: A Year in the Life of an ICU Nurse

When a killer disease arrived in Fort Worth last March, Kristin Jarrell strapped on her mask and plunged into the belly of the beast. The ICU nurse has been battling COVID-19 for a year now, facing down the enemy’s insidious arsenal of uncertainty, ubiquity, and isolation. With the help of her team (and a good pair of running shoes), she has maintained hope and kept her head above water — all while saving precious lives at her post on the front line.