Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?

Never before had I heard this ridiculously well-known quote from poet Mary Oliver…and it’s come up twice now in the past two weeks. Must be time to get started on the answer.

Still, we must remember: we are human beings, not human doings.


patti carlyle

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