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Novel Excerpt: Patty Hearst Has a Gun

Playboy, of course, is Erica’s idea. It’s Sunday afternoon, and Erica’s parents have come to the Marks’ house to play a round of pinochle.

Pinochle is Renie’s parents’ abiding passion. 3,316 more words

Female Friendships

Mel's thoughts on love

So let’s pretend we’re having a sleepover in somebody’s basement. We have a bottle of cheap wine and it’s almost 2am. That’s how real I’m about to get with you guys right now. 601 more words

Quick, Hug the Riesling!

I’m hoping that writing this post will be cathartic, because I am SAD that my girls’ getaway is over. Late last week, I spent two and a half days with my besties. 531 more words

Reasons Why You (Yes, You) Need to Read BAD FEMINIST

I just (*finally*) read Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay, and it was so incredibly amazing, that I had to take to the blog.

Bad Feminist… 507 more words

21st Century Literature

Birdy - Jess Vallance

When checking out this month’s ARCs from Hot Key Books, I was instantly struck by the synopsis of Birdy. It really sounded like something that I’d like, especially given how much I really enjoyed Dangerous Girls and… 530 more words


My Pal Mary Breen...A Glamour Shot for Today's Woman

I have always highly valued my girlfriends. I have been blessed over the years by having some pretty fantastic women cross my path, but Mary Breen is truly a one-of-a-kind. 262 more words


A Benefit of Singlehood: More Lady Friends!

Driving home just now, I was overwhelmed with gratitude.

This past year, I’ve been focused on meeting and befriending women. And while male friendships are important too, it’s not the same. 567 more words