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Stop Drowning in Your Own Self Regard

Take your eyes off your navel and look up and out

Photo by Jan’s Archive on Unsplash

When I was growing up, there was a big, beautiful oak tree outside my bedroom window in Stockton. She had a broad gray trunk with deeply grooved bark which told stories of her history. I thought of her as a sentient being, who loved and protected me with thick branches that stretched over my roof. I communed with her…

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Patsy Fergusson

Patsy Fergusson

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Tree hugger. Tour guide. Top Writer. Feminist. Newly-baptized Bay swimmer. Editor of Fourth Wave. https://medium.com/fourth-wave