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11. something that is always there: Photo 24 of 25

Elizabeth Randolph

I keep my Tamoxifen next to the coffee filters so I won't forget to take it. I get up early; light a candle; make the coffee; feed the dog; eat a banana; take the pill; say an Onandaga prayer (greetings and thanks to the natural world); then pour myself a cup of coffee and offer some specific thanksgiving for the day. Also: 2. what I see when I wake up