Riley Elliott: getting through isolation togetherRiley Elliott: getting through isolation together

Words & Film: icebreaker

April 20, 2020

Shark Man Riley Elliott knows something about isolation. As a marine biologist, Riley might spend weeks on his own, out in nature, confined to the cabin of a boat with nothing but endless ocean in every direction. As part of a series of personal stories from our natural progressives, Riley shares his tips for getting through isolation together.

How do you get through isolation?

By getting up first thing in the morning and seeing my dog, picking up the paper, realising there’s fresh baking from my neighbour. Sitting down with a coffee, a stack of books, and just appreciating the time, the slower pace and the ability to reflect on what matters in life.