Strength

Strength is a funny word. I think of my husband’s cousin who can deadlift over 600lbs. I think of my patients who press on despite crazy horrible circumstances, aka cancer. I think of ants who move giant pieces of crumbs and leaves and water droplets. I think of my mom’s transition from “city girl/dentist’s daughter/musician”…

Awareness

aˑwareˑness : 1. Having knowledge or cognizance 2. Vigilant; watchful We hear about awareness a lot these days. It seems like every month is dedicated to one or more things of which we need to be aware. For me this word is almost worn out. When I hear it in the phrase “______ Awareness Day/Week/Month”, my mind kind…