Why we read those seasons-changing books to the youngest.

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Night-time reading pile

But could we do it?

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I write all over the map

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People! Relationships! Connecting!

Caregiving, ALS, Aging


The good, the bad, and the ugly

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Let’s resurrect the idea of tithe, and keep art in our lives

photo: Jazz-to-GoGo playing in Vancouver park, courtesy of Viviane Hotz

Begone, ugly metaphors…

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And she wants to hang out with your aging Momma

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Family… and others

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Academic life

Enough rage already

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Why NOT anger?

End goals in mind.

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Too many ideas

Alison Acheson

My latest book is a memoir, Dance Me to the End: Ten Months and Ten Days With ALS. I am on Substack! Check out: The Unschool for Writers.

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