A Frank Conversation About Co-Parenting in a Pandemic

Divorced parents. A 13-year-old-daughter. Quarantine. Could it be any more uncertain?

Erik Parker and Aliya S. King celebrating their daughter’s 13th birthday, social distancing style. Photo courtesy of Aliya S. King

When the coronavirus hit, my primary concern was my 12-year-old daughter. Her dad and I have been divorced for several years, and we’ve always managed to co-parent without conflict: Since she was eight years old, she’s spent…