Troels Sommerville, an Auckland-based reporter for Stuff, shares his woes, creative solutions and lighter moments on finding himself in a ‘literal’ bubble. “Thanks to the immaculate timing of the latest alert level 4 lockdown coinciding with asbestos removal in my kitchen, half my house is essentially Glad-wrapped for the foreseeable future,” says Sommerville, who is able to see some humour in his situation as well. “Having to walk around the outside of the house to get a cuppa is just the motivation I need to dress myself.”