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iNsomnia

I had wicked insomnia last night. And it caused me to pledge to change my habits. I’ve been swearing I’d go to bed earlier for a while, but that doesn’t stick. As I’ve long suspected (and been told by friends … Continue reading

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Ten Things I Appreciate About Snow

This was my status update the other day when New York got it’s first snow of winter (not to omit the Halloween storm that took out a large tree and downed power lines on our property): “I don’t like snow. … Continue reading

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Productive Procrastination

I *think* mentioned this when I launched the blog, but, in case you didn’t catch it, MommyTheorist is also known as SlackerMom. This week, I’ve been lazy in direct proportion to the amount of new work I’ve taken on. Not … Continue reading

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What I Love About Winter

I’m going to be honest. I hate winter. I’m going to be honest again. Gratitude’s all the rage, but sometimes I don’t feel grateful. I may feel frustrated or ignored, which makes me mad, and worried I’ve taken a wrong … Continue reading

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Back in the Classroom

I haven’t talked much about it, but I’M SO STOKED I’m teaching a writing workshop right now. It’s four weeks and the last class will be November 30th. I hope to take my show on the road and teach more … Continue reading

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Add Years To Your Life

We travel to Manhattan all the time, but this was our first MetroNorth and NYC Subway ride, leading to a lovely outing in SoHo visiting galleries, cafés, and my favorite old haunt, Washington Square Park. Then a walk all the … Continue reading

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The Listening Blog

Inspired by the work and play of Olia, I am sitting down to a blank page, and attempting to freeform on the page— To start it’s white, empty, and glossy like a skating rink after the last stroke of a … Continue reading

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Shelter from the Storm

I love a summer storm. I love the way it feels like hot breath, the way it smells like mallow, the way it sounds like a battered tympany. I love its pregnant clouds, and poignant symbolism. Moody, roaming — There … Continue reading

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Sticks and Stones, Thunder and Chocolate

Is it just me? All women? I hate to rush. It drives me bonkers. In my estimation, I have a really high threshold for stress. But rushing rattles my nerves. Once I’m rattled, it’s hard to chill down. We end … Continue reading

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A Home Remedy for Depression

Okay. Okay. Okay. I TOTALLY shouldn’t post this. I shouldn’t post this picture. But, I’m inspired by Darlene’s post today, called Don’t Be a Raging Bitch & Other Advice I Give Myself. Here’s a quote: “Don’t be a raging bitch” … Continue reading

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