Happy Thanksgiving, everyone, from the Horseshoes and Hand Grenades family! If you are a victim of sexual harassment or assault, like the characters in my novel, I encourage you to acknowledge that your experience "counts" and you deserve to heal, if you haven't already. No matter the "severity" of what happened, a line was crossed … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
Nobody says it better than Samantha Bee, which is why I'm letting this video from her show Full Frontal do the talking today. Here's her intro to the segment: It’s been two years since #MeToo exploded across the internet and took down some of America’s worst serial predators. Sam met with Tarana Burke, the woman … Continue reading Samantha Bee’s Buffet of Gratitude
(All the credit for this amazing photo and story goes to Edinburgh Live.) This Friday's Fun Photo shows members of the Ladies' Scottish Climbing Club wearing--well, as you can see--the immensely practical and athletic clothing worn by all women in the 1900s...as they climb a rock face. See that rope around their waists? That was … Continue reading Fun Photo Friday: Badass Female Scottish 1900s Rock Climbers
Today's post might only be of interest to my mother and my boyfriend, but I've been too busy the past week to write an article for the blog so I'm going to post a bunch of pictures from my Horseshoes and Hand Grenades promotional tour. Here's a sampling of pix from recent media interviews and … Continue reading Book Tour Photo Album
It's wood-stacking season in New England. We rely on our wood stove for much of our winter warmth, so stacking wood is an important project. But try as I might, I can never seem to make it fun. It's more a question of which body part to use the most: back, legs or arms, in … Continue reading Fun Photo Friday: Wood Pile Art