Tag Archive | Women

Traditional feminist: An oxymoron?

Traditional feminist: An oxymoron?

I recently read a book in which the heroine is quite a militant feminist. She scoffs at the thought of a woman wanting to get married and have a family or any sense of a “traditional” life and thinks she’s fine on her own. And while I agree that a woman doesn’t need a man […]

Unanswered question(s)

What makes a woman stay? What makes a woman stay in a relationship she knows–at least on some level–is going nowhere? Or if it is going anywhere, it’s downhill? We’ve all seen it. In our family, with our girlfriends and acquaintances, even in books and on the big and small screen. In Cadillac Records, Gabrielle […]

A long time coming…

‘Cause we all just wanna be big rock stars And live in hilltop houses driving fifteen cars The girls come easy and the drugs come cheap We’ll all stay skinny cause we just won’t eat And we’ll hang out in the coolest bars In the VIP with the movie stars Every good gold digger’s gonna […]

The price of beauty…

…yeah, not really sure it’s worth it. My sister’s best friend is getting married next month and she invited me. It’s in Cozumel, Mexico so of course I’m going to say yes. Why wouldn’t I? Well, after I said yes, I realized I would need to get a dress for the occasion. I already have a […]