Posted in July 2011

The commonality of Strength

 I admire your strengths and love you for your weaknesses. It’s a good point in my life when I can look at the women I am surrounded by and see, among other remarkable attributes, the commonality of strength. They are survivors. At one point or another, they have been tested; some acts more unbearable than … Continue reading

Bear mis-steaks

Bear mis-steaks

Bear advice from Dad: if you come upon a bear, don’t run.  Don’t look at it in the eye. Make noise. Look big. Play dead.  No, don’t play dead. Climb a tree if you have to, and by all means, if you are carrying a juicy, tenderloin steak, drop it. Upon informing my Dad that … Continue reading