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The kittens have arrived!

The kittens have arrived! They were discovered on Saturday morning, March 7th, at 7am — 4 of them, three boys and a girl. Winner of the kitten pool — through my complicated algorithm of factors — is Samantha Shapiro. Email … Continue reading

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Putting yourself on the kids’ flight path

One of the good things about having the laundry on the second floor is that it gives a drive-by proximity to the kids’ bedrooms. I can casually check in. Ask questions and just maybe get a real answer. Sing loudly, … Continue reading

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Beautiful Little Nonsense #7

The 6yo, eying the urn with our old dog’s ashes. “What are ashes like?” “Sand,” I tell him. He thinks. “Plus love.”

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Personalized holiday copies — FREESHIPME

Care to give someone a personalized copy of THE UNFINISHED WORK OF ELIZABETH D? Let me be your Amazon prime: If you order it this week through my local bookstore, Wellesley Books (http://www NULL.wellesleybooksmith-shop, I’ll go down and sign it however … Continue reading

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I Dream of Genus With A Light Brown Flair

Last night I dreamed I was in the grocery store looking for taco toppings, and wandered into the “New Produce” aisle — the place, of course, where new species are kept. Nestled next to an orange lettuce  was a bouquet of … Continue reading

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