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  Bubbe Wisdom - Unraveling the threads of life. A blog by Louise Silk.
AVGJ_Staples.jpg The New Office Supply: Make More Happen by LouiseSilk
I heard on the news yesterday that Staples is buying Office Depot . Have you been in Staples lately? I love how they have updated themselves to consumer needs. They have broadened their categories,...
KUJT_compassion.jpg As Is Your Deed As Is Your Destiny by LouiseSilk
The greatest hunger in life is not for food, money, success, status, security, sex, or even love from the opposite sex. Time and again people have achieved all these things and wound up still feeli...
6L94_Tzadee.jpg His Memory Is A Blessing by LouiseSilk
Arthur Jaffe created the most exciting innovative collection of over 4,000 artists' books and ephemera at the Jaffe Center for Book Arts in the Wimberly Library at Florida Atlantic University. His ...
I5IR_Qais_Akbar_Omar.jpg The City Of Asylum by LouiseSilk
It took a friend of a friend of a friend for me to visit the amazing City Of Asylum over on the North Side. We went to meet Qais (Kice) Akbar Omar. Born in 1982 in Kabul, Qais is a fourth generatio...
957E_Installation.jpg Your Presence is Requested by LouiseSilk
Using BubbeWisdom , I create art to inspire growth and learning that emphasizes process rather than the achievement of an outcome; moving beyond everyday triviality into a depth of spirit that enac...
4JNY_cling_Buddha_quotes.jpg Love More, Cling Less by LouiseSilk
Our minds grab pleasant and flee from whatever we find objectionable. Cravings are our intense desires that become fixated on something particular. We will never, nor should we be, free of desire, ...
37MP_richelle_goodrich_one_smile.jpg Smile by LouiseSilk
One smile has the power to... Calm fears. Soften stone walls. Warm a cold heart. Invite a new friend. Mimic a loving hug. Beautify the bearer. Lighten heavy loads. Promote good deeds. Brighten a gl...
F9Y2_Sadye_id_card.jpg The Families of Pittsburgh by LouiseSilk
My mom has been on my mind lately. First off, it was her yartzeit . Second, she figures prominently in the exhibit I will be installing at the American Jewish Museum tomorrow. But as always, when s...
8VO8_national_stair_day_jan_9.jpg Time To Step Up by LouiseSilk
With this cold weather, you can still get some exercise supporting National Take the Stairs Day sponsored by the USA Stair Climbing Association. I’ve always been a fan of taking the stairs as shown...
7KHZ_last_four_years_231_restrictions_.jpeg Women Continue To Pay The Price by LouiseSilk
According to the Guttmacher Institute During the 2014 state legislative session, lawmakers introduced 335 provisions aimed at restricting access to abortion. By the end of the year, 15 states had e...