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Fiction X

The Ballad of Lisa and Lacey (Part X)
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But that was the problem.  Plagued with good intentions, Lacey had decided to do the right thing and everything had gone to hell from there.  367 more words


Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz Read-Along

Dear Common Readers,

You are enthusiastically invited to join Juliana of the garden and me in a read-along of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz: Selected Works… 297 more words

Women's Literature

Fiction IX

The Ballad of Lisa and Lacey (Part IX)
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And they went to Rome like two pilgrims looking for a private eternity.  971 more words


Holding Out For a Hero

When it comes to heroes in women’s literature popular types do exist.  I wonder if this is because they really reflect women’s fantasies or whether it’s just because society thinks they do.   487 more words


Nine (and More) Earthly Muses: "Classical Women Poets"

Corinna, Telesilla, Praxilla, Erinna, Moero, Anyte, Nossis, Sappho, Hedyle,  Melinno, Sulpicia, Sulpicia the Satirist, Julia Balbilla, Proba, and Eudocia. These are the poets included in the small anthology… 1,180 more words

Women's Literature

Menna van Praag's "Dress Shop of Dreams"

First off, I would like to state that I recently finished another one of van Praag’s novels for an advance review from Netgalley called The Witches of Cambridge… 491 more words


Fiction VIII

The Ballad of Lisa and Lacey (Part VIII)
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            The next day felt different.  It was different.  There was something in the morning light that was — was — Lacey didn’t know… 537 more words