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Summer 2017 Reading List

Hi Friends,

Happy official first day of summer! Hopefully that means life is going to slow down enough for you to stop and smell the roses or at least read a good book :) I have been getting back in to reading lately and I have been loving it. 139 more words

Lifestyle

INSPIRED: Amy Poehler's Smart Girls

Change The World By Being Yourself!

How’d Amy Poehler know that’s exactly what Maureen was going to do in my book, DIVIDED LOYALTIES? It’s a great sentiment no matter what you’re doing or who you are, isn’t it?

❤️ Thanks, Amy

Writing

Sayonara sucker.

Bill O’Reilly is OUT after two decades at the top of FOX News.

It’s about time some evil stopped triumphing around here for God’s sake. This won’t stop him from running his mouth elsewhere, but at least his most lucrative platform has been whisked away from him. 35 more words

Feminist Blog

MY LADY JANE, by Cynthia Hand et al

The story: King Edward is dying, and he names Lady Jane Grey as his successor, doing an end run around his sisters Mary and Elizabeth. Only problem for Jane–aside from the fact that she doesn’t actually WANT to be queen–is that she’s going to have to marry Gifford Dudley in order to do it. 98 more words

Chick Picks

Head's up!

Follow our Instagram to nudge us closer to this historical event! ;)  @smashupmagazine

Women's Magazine

PIECING ME TOGETHER, by Renee Watson

The story: Jade–a black girl from the poor northeast side of Portland–is a scholarship student at the expensive, nearly all-white St. Francis school. She’s smart, and talented…and black. 109 more words

Fiction Here & Now