Given we were away on our road trip the November newsletter didn’t happen. So to end this newsletter year of 2016 with a bang, this is a double whammy for the months of November and December. 974 more words
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This is a post I’ve thought about, wrestled with for many years. It came to the fore again in this past election season, and even more since the final count gave the White House to Donald Trump — a man, who ironically had a show called “The Apprentice.” America has elected an “apprentice” and not a particularly talented adept one at that. 705 more words
You might be thinking, what an unusual title for a post; and you would be absolutely correct.
Let us see if I can make sense of this enigma in the form of this title. 1,434 more words
Since my previous post I’ve mulling over the so-called ‘passive’ heroine in romance novels. The stories I mentioned that didn’t have passive heroines in the previous post are fairly recent, say from the 1990 onwards. 873 more words