Monthly Archives: April 2011

Shared Wisdom

1. Molly Sutton Keifer’s collection of poetry is brave and compassionate and beautiful.  “Quiet wisdom about memory and forgetting.” 2. Jon Kabat-Zinn on the wisdom of disconnecting from our cell phones and reconnecting with ourselves. 3. Alphabet Glue: an e-magazine for … Continue reading

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I’ll tell you why we don’t have a Dog . . .

We don’t have a pet, but our laundry has a life of its own.   It gets plenty of food. ·         Today, Eila alone contributed egg yolk, prunes, yogurt, and strawberries. We pet it, some more than others. ·         “Esme, your … Continue reading

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Words of Wisdom

I owe a huge Thank You to everyone who has joined me this week as I embark on this new blogging adventure! And thank you for bearing with me as I finish getting this site up and running. By the … Continue reading

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About Some the Wiser

(Note: This belongs on the About page – tab above – but blogger is foiling my posting plans. So here it is for now.) Hello and welcome to my corner of the web! I am Allison: writer, photographer, and Mama … Continue reading

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Me and My Big Mouth

When I was twelve I liked a boy in science class. Following junior high protocol, I sent a friend to find out if he liked me too. I agonized at my lunch table while she probed at his lunch table, … Continue reading

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