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On Bravery, Death, and Why Mary Oliver Will Save My Life

“Bran thought about it. ‘Can a man still be brave if he’s afraid?’ ‘That is the only time a man can be brave,’ his father told him.” ― George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones I’m scared. I have a squirmy flip-flopping feeling in my stomach, right in the corner, and it is labeled: “2014; Anxiety; Fear.” Last year at this time, I felt “insatiable hope,” this year though, “uncertain fear.” 2014 […]

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