Gender Bias In the World of Writing

Monday, May 22, 2017

This week the Debs are talking about being a woman writer–how does gender play a role in the business of writing? The world of publishing, reading and writing is fraught with gender bias at every twist and turn. Case in point: The publishing industry is overwhelmingly white and female, US study finds – Keep in mind that these are the people choosing the books that get printed. Male authors accounted for…

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Ignorance Is Bliss

Friday, January 20, 2017

At the beginning of this month, like most New Year resolutions, I promised that I would take better care of myself. I would eat better, do yoga, meditate, and write in my gratitude journal. It’s Jan 20th, 2017. The inauguration of Satan himself is happening today. The world is imploding. ALLEGEDLY drops in four days. I’ve barely eaten a salad. Cookies are my life now. Aside from life events, launching…

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