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America's Women: 400 Years of Dolls, Drudges, Helpmates, and Heroines by Gail Collins


This should be required reading in history class. It does a great job of covering a lot of time, merging the experience of an average woman during a given era or location with focuses on notable women occasionally and then building upon it until we arrive at the modern American woman. 164 more words


HER*STORY: Donna Frost

There are those who will dismiss you because you are a woman. But I never let that get in my way. I was determined to become my own person, reliant on no one to do what I do.

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Rag Doll Project

Just before 2015 drew to a close the Lichfield city festival did a call out for textile artists to submit CVs for consideration for their rag doll trail concept. 489 more words

Putting My Big Girl Panties On

So I did it!  I ran straight into the fear and launched my online talkshow!  Those of you who regularly follow my blog know that I’ve been hinting at doing something ‘big’ since January, and this is it. 965 more words


Labour pains

Why do some work hard?

While others not.

Why do some toil?

And others not.

Even two in the same station,

May be rewarded differently for the same situation. 196 more words


Cold Fire

Most people do not talk about cold fire

Only about the heat of fury and indignation

They talk about internal flame

Perhaps in some god’s name… 161 more words