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On White Privilege and Taking Sides

Originally posted on fierce encouragement:
“It’s like someone getting killed during a funeral service.” – Scott Woods I do not want to hide behind whiteness or succumb to numbness. So I am going to tell you a story — a…

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Moving to a New Website

I have been persuaded to move to a new, professionally designed website, and it has turned out to be quite lovely. Please come visit the new site! I’m excited about what the web designer has done; now I have to learn … Continue reading

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Quiet spring meditation in the woods

This reminded me so much of my childhood in Michigan, I just wanted to reblog it on my site. Thanks, LSS.

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Surviving a coat hanger abortion doesn’t get you sympathy it gets you arrested

And we all thought these horror stories were in the past. This is the terrible double-bind women are in when they are fertile and sexually active. Even birth-control isn’t always effective. My heart goes out to this woman. And my … Continue reading

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2013 in review

I’ll be back to original stuff soon, but this seemed like an easy way to start this year’s blogging, which has flagged in recent months. This is partly because I’ve spent so much time on a book which came out … Continue reading

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Mother to Daughter: A Questionable Legacy – Part 2

  This post is now at my new website: Mother to Daughter: A Questionable Legacy – Part 2  

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The Next Big Thing – Women Bloggers

This blog post will be a departure from the usual recent rants about women and culture. Rather, I’ve agreed to participate in a blog hop (“The Next Big Thing”), during which I’ll introduce you to some terrific women who are … Continue reading

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On Being a Woman – Options, Part 3

This blog site has now been updated and moved to a new internet address. To see this post in its new site, please go to: On Being a Woman – Options, Part 3  

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On Being a Woman – Options, Part 2

This blog site has now been updated and moved to a new internet address. To see this post in its new site, please go to: On Being a Woman – Options, Part 2  

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On Being a Woman – What’s in a Name?

This is an essay I posted in another blog that relates to this blog. I’m reposting it as an update to this, which I haven’t been able to get to recently because I’ve been “gone” for much of the summer. … Continue reading

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