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The Next Thing

Two images come to mind when I think about wilderness. Dessert. Wide open vistas of nothingness. Dull, wind-whipped colors. Lifeless and void. No edges anywhere just the vast expanse of sand in all directions. The other is a forested mountainside where no light has reached the earth for decades and no human foot has crushed […]

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Present {FMF}

Present. That’s all we can be at the moment. Just here. We can’t change dressings or IVs or administer pain medications. But we can be here. Moving trays closer, handing over a laptop or getting more ice water or hot water, mixing a good cup of tea. In the next day or two we will […]

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