Let’s begin the New Year with a salute to an astonishing woman, Agnes Sorel, the “acknowledged mistress” of the French king Charles the Seventh.
Blog Posts about Women and Feminism
For a while, there was magic in the air.
I look for changes that seem small, even ridiculously small, and yet may herald changed attitudes in this slow-moving country of ours.
So what is the difference between a woman conducting and a man?
My self is precious, and it needs and deserves nourishing as the center of my life, not an outcropping.
No one can appreciate the depth of Aretha Franklin’s influence as clearly as women, like me, who came of age in the Feminist Movement in the late 1960’s.
Patricia Douglas was “Girl 27” on a long list of young extras who were invited to an MGM party in Hollywood, in 1937, under the guise of a casting shoot for a movie.
Shoes tell a story. Many stories.
As a young writer publishing my first novel at the time of Roth’s debut, I wondered even then why this gentle, pastel novel received so much attention.
A great collection is always based on a passion. It is not random. It grows from a strong root.