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Some female Weird Fiction writers you should know about

Last week, I posted about five male Weird Fiction writers that are, in my opinion, too much of a “secret”.  Today, I’m listing women writers in that same category.   564 more words


Blame it on Hong Kong: The Piano Teacher by Janice Y. K. Lee


“I’ve known girls like you for years.  You come over from England and don’t know what to do with yourselves.  You could be different.  You should take the opportunity to become something else.”  (55) 1,128 more words


Omelette Roulee by Julia Child


Julia Child tops the list of ‘favorite chefs’ and ‘favorite cookbook authors’ among foodies of all ilks. Recipe-writing and cooking instruction are inarguably foodwriting. As a matter of fact, there are those who believe that *only* recipe-writing and cooking instruction are… 35 more words


Reading by gender

I’ve seen a few people talk about reading only female authors for a certain month or trying to equalize the gender contributions of their list by adding female authors. 322 more words

About Books

On August 4th, 1914 England declared war on Germany. We all know some famous poems about the war – most notable Wilfred Owen’s – but below are two of my favorite poems by women – Mary Postgate Cole and Helen Hamilton. 413 more words

Earth to female authors? The Booker Prize 2014

The longlist to the Booker 2014 has been released, and what a white-male-dominated list it is.

I’ve already written about innovative social media campaigns such as… 297 more words

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All is Well

Sometimes, when we step out of the certainty that all is well, that all is exactly as it should be, we allow ourselves to be overcome by doubts and worries. 273 more words