Expecting

For Maggie, making a trip to the store for baby supplies wasn’t all the other new mothers cracked it up to be. Finding a place to park was easy enough, as at least two front rows were reserved for expectant mothers. Wise marketers made access simple to lure women in and tempt them to buy the […]

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The Mission

A large group of people assemble in a meeting hall for a long-overdue gathering. Through forces unknown and inexplicable, I am granted the supernatural power of omniscient feminist influence by which to reach closed-minded naysayers and misogynists throughout the world, win them over with magical eloquence, and change their previously mislead ways of thinking. (greeting […]

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Flying – a love story

I’d been there dozens of times within a pensive and longing crowd of kindred souls, but a cloudy memory blends it all together.  We waited in gleeful expectation — a blissful mob. My senses took over and made my skin involuntarily ripple as she launched from the stage, and my brain willed itself to freeze the next […]

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2013 Women Challenge

A blogging friend, Valentina, at Peek a Book has issued a new 2013 Women’s Challenge.  She says: Checking the books I have read in the last year I noticed that I have read a lot of authors who are men and far fewer women writers. There is no real reason because, of course, I don’t choose books […]

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Why I blog – “The Addictive Blog” award

 I think it’s okay to have healthy little addictions, so having someone supposedly addicted to your blog seems pretty healthy to me!  It was great to be nominated for an “Addictive Blog” award by Paula at Paula’s Pontifications.  Her blog is relatively new to me, but I’m glad to have found it.  She is also […]

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Say it loud, say it proud!

Originally posted on Nonsense Party:
So, I think I’m a feminist. Maybe. Kinda. Probably a lot. I’m not sure. Honestly, I’m not terribly schooled in women’s studies or the feminist movement, so I’m kinda wingin’ it here. So, I think I should do what I always do when I’m unsure about something: ask Google. Google,…

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Good Books Every Woman Should Read

Thanks to Megan at love, literature art & reason for inspiring this post (from the article at Huff Post).  There are so many young women out there who would have no idea what some of these books are about. 1. I totally agree with the nomination for The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood and call it a […]

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