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Laura Wnderer's Profile

Now that I’ve reached 50, I’ve come to appreciate a big mouth and a big heart—I want to be heard and understand. The word I’m trying to embrace is wisdom, but since I don’t do yoga or mediate, I’m not sure if I can reach that, but I’m trying.

Real Name: Laura

Gender: female

Location: Virginia

Occupation: teacher

Groups: Elders of Zion, Virginia Kos, This Week in the War on Women

Hobbies: writing, napping, reading, Saturday drives, daydreaming

Home Page:

Diaries published: 21 (317 days since last diary on Sat Jul 12, 2014 at 12:00 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 140 (316 days since last comment on Sat Jul 12, 2014 at 06:07 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 512

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: My Ex-Husband Is Homeless, 91 comments, 155 recommends

People Following Laura Wnderer: 9

Laura Wnderer's Most Recent Diaries:

SCOTUS, Hobby Lobby, and the Push for “Not My Boss’s Business” Act Senators Mark Udall and Patty Murray’s bill, “The Protect Women’s Health from Corporate Interference Act,” clarifies ...
by Laura Wnderer
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Jul 12, 2014 at 12:00 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Apparently only men watch late night talk shows and satirical programs. Out of Jon Stewart’s The Daily Show have come: - The Colbert Report by Stephen Colbert - Colbert is now moving on to ...
by Laura Wnderer
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat May 10, 2014 at 06:39 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
A WAY WITH WORDS (AND THOUGHTS) They WON! Rand Paul Version One of the first things that an English teacher tries to get her students to do when analyzing literature is to have her students ...
by Laura Wnderer
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Feb 01, 2014 at 12:00 PM PST with 13 Recommends
This morning, while taking my dog for a leisurely half-hour walk, I listened to Weekend Edition on NPR. In that half hour, the only female voice I heard was the show’s host, Linda Wertheimer. ...
by Laura Wnderer
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Dec 28, 2013 at 05:00 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Since school began in September, two of my students have had to leave to deal with their depression, and the parents of other students have emailed me about how stressed out their children are and ...
by Laura Wnderer
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Dec 21, 2013 at 01:44 PM PST with 9 Recommends
WOMAN AS VESSEL DEPARTMENT “Case Explores Rights of Fetus Versus Mother” I get that the authorities really really really care about fetuses, because, God, but how come we women don’t get the ...
by Laura Wnderer
Comment Count 7 comments on Sat Oct 26, 2013 at 12:00 PM PDT with 14 Recommends

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