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Let Go of the Peanut

Often what keeps us stuck is our stubbornness in maintaining our grip on something, to blame something else, to blame someone else, to blame what we cling to so tightly. But so much can happen when we choose to let go and live with our hand open.   

Riding the Fear Bus

In her poem “Hello, Fear,” Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer imagines what might be one of storytelling’s most unique metaphors for this unpleasant emotion: being hit by a bus.