Mostly I’ve been spending my time re-reading Harry Potter and spending my nights at home with my cats. I’ve managed not to buy any books, which is an accomplishment in and of itself. I even skipped Book of the Month this month, determined to be good. I bought The Rules of Magic but it never […]
This week I’ve been reading articles and think pieces on Harvey Weinstein, sexual assault and domestic violence, and about the midlife crisis that I have to look forward to. (Truth be told, I think I’m there already). I also read The Child Finder, which was a stunning read and one of the few novels that […]
This week’s roundup looks at the election, the division of household labor, and Lady Gaga suffering from fibromyalgia.
We’ve heard the stories coming out of Texas and Florida but don’t forget the islands. Here’s a first-person account from Emmalexis Velasquez, living on the Dutch side of St. Martin. The entire island of Barbuda has been evacuated as well, around 1,800 people gone. We have to do more to erase the stigma of having […]