September 15: Kalon

The Greek word "kalon" encompasses the philosophical ideal of physical and moral beauty. I was once told I was beautiful in a strange sort of way. The person who described me this way had just finished explaining how each person was beautiful in their own way, which I interpreted to mean he found me strange-looking. [...]

September 8: Calm

Not sure about this one. I am not a calm person. I suppose I could talk about how my husband is my source of calm, but that felt sort of trite and cliche. I could talk about how meditation calms me. I could talk about how I am the source of calm for my dog [...]