Thanks for sharing your thoughts.
Unfortunately, we aren’t living in a narrative. This is reality. I get what you mean, though. Hopefully we can work out better ways of dealing with the present situation by learning from others’ thoughts and reflections.
I think we’re living in “the age of dissociation” https://medium.com/@granthbrenner/living-in-the-age-of-dissociation-9413aac71f32 By and large, we are checked-out from reality, crucial ways.