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Mary Mount on Colm Tóibín's female characters

From Nora Webster to Eilis Lacey, the novelist Colm Tóibín has a knack for creating compelling female characters. Writing exclusively for Women on the Page… 521 more words
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Clarissa Fray (The Mortal Instruments)

Clarissa Fray. A seemingly normal teenage girl who has no idea that her life is about to change due to her witness of a murder. It seems like the beginning of any good young adult mystery book. 586 more words


The March Madness of pop culture heroines

It’s that time of year again: March Madness. And while many of you are probably wondering who is going to win the NCAA tournament, we’re wondering who would win in a very different kind of competition: If your favorite heroines from pop culture were to fight, who would win?  191 more words



Woo-hoo!!! Imagine my surprise this morning to discover this Kilts And Swords blog post on dukes today! I’m so flattered that Duke by Day, Rogue by Night was included alongside these great authors: Stephanie Laurens, Christi Caldwell, Jess Michaels, Sara Ramsey, Eva Devon, and Kathleen Bitner Roth. 56 more words


Michille: Critiques of Antigone Rising

Maybe this post should be titled The Importance of Critiques. Or the Usefulness of Critiques. Or What I’m Getting Out of the Critiques.

I posted my first draft of Antigone Rising for the Eight Ladies (those with the time and the inclination) to read and critique. 891 more words

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The Shore: A Cover Story

Suzanne Dean, the designer behind the cover of Sara Taylor’s stunning new novel, The Shore 1,259 more words
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