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Book Review: Shrill by Lindy West

Title: Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman
Author: Lindy West
Publisher: Hachette
Hardcover: 272 pages
Source: BookCon 2016
Summary: (taken from Goodreads)

Coming of age in a culture that demands women be as small, quiet, and compliant as possible–like a porcelain dove that will also have sex with you–writer and humorist Lindy West quickly discovered that she was anything but.

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Caitlin Jackson channels Bette Midler in Hell In A Handbag Productions' 'Bette Live at the Continental Baths: A Trip Down Mammary Lane'

It’s easy to forget that Bette Midler got her start performing at New York gay bathhouses early in her career – before the movies, hit records, concert tours. 481 more words

Comedy

The Mountains of Peru

Looking at the mountains of Peru, it is not difficult to understand why the Andean people did, and still (to a degree) revere them.

From a plane, the country appears a mosaic of ridge lines and canyons. 319 more words

Culture

Rejected Princesses by Jason Porath @jasonporath @deystreet @BookSoup

I have been eagerly awaiting this book.  The author has a website where he shares amazing stories of women from all time and around the world.  57 more words

Book Review

Finding Motivation for the Day | Quick Reads (2 min read)

Written by Millionaire’s Digest Team Member: Dustin Meyer

Founder & Owner of: Evolutionary Mind

Millionaire’s Digest Team, Contributor, Successful Living Writer

Daily motivation is something that we as people always are seeking to find. 361 more words

Writing

Daily Prompt: "Cheat"

In response to The Daily Post’s Daily Prompt for August 28: “Cheat”

I’m back on Facebook. For reals again. Sort of. Kind of.

I’ve been cheating. 370 more words

Creative Non-Fiction

Intended Consequences

Giveaway Link:  https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/31441734-intended-consequences

Available at Amazon and Barnes&Noble.com

Intended Consequences is a collection of short essays about faith, life, and Christianity in America.  The range of topics includes charity, art, patriotism, addiction, freedom, gratitude, and Bruce Lee. 29 more words

Literature