Women
epub |eng | | Author:Sheila Weller

* * * Surrender the Pink got some excellent reviews. The Chicago Tribune’s reviewer declared that Carrie should be “filed between Martin Amis and P. G. Wodehouse.” But not all ...
( Category: Women November 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Angela Kelly [Angela Kelly]

With the dogs after a walk at Sandringham in 1998. If The Queen was hosting a cocktail reception for the Estate staff, Her Majesty would change into a cocktail dress. ...
( Category: Royalty November 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-07 | Author:Sarah Bessey

CHAPTER 8 MIRACLES IN ROME The next morning, we debated staying at the pension and skipping Mass. It was Pentecost Sunday.I Most of our group elected to skip the Mass ...
( Category: Spiritual Growth October 28,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Carly Simon

How could I say something self-effacing about a really nice party? Someone quickly explain this to me! I’m bloated with too much social interaction and Vineyard August-ness, and just so ...
( Category: Composers & Musicians October 27,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Adrienne Brodeur

* * * I held my breath the day of the surgery, waiting for a call from my mother, which finally came in the afternoon. “He made it,” she said, ...
( Category: Motherhood October 24,2019 )
epub |cat | 2019-10-23 | Author:Harriet Bernstein

Allan Ginsberg, to the left of Irving Layton, 1978. Journal, October 31, 1978: “Happy Hallowe’en. Bought goodies but there hasn’t been one trick or treater yet. Irving is at class, ...
( Category: Movements & Periods October 24,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-14 | Author:Amaryllis Fox

* * * — I’m assigned back to CTC/WMD, charged once again with keeping nuclear, biological, and chemical agents out of the hands of global terror groups. I’m working operations ...
( Category: Military October 21,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-04-15 | Author:Michelle Vogel

For a number of reasons, The Seven Year Itch was a monumental event in Marilyn Monroe’s life and career. At her own initiative, it would be her last film under ...
( Category: Biographies October 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Sophie Poldermans [Poldermans, Sophie]

Hannie Schaft in disguise: her red hair was dyed black, and she is wearing glasses made of window glass, n.d. (Photo by Harm Elsinga, Courtesy of North Holland Archives) Truus ...
( Category: World War II October 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-30 | Author:Jackie Shannon Hollis [Hollis, Jackie Shannon]

Around me, men, women, young and old sat in chairs, facing each other. Knees close, hands in laps. My partner for this exercise, a woman a few years older, sat ...
( Category: Motherhood October 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-12 | Author:Andrea Corr

(© Hayley Madden/Shutterstock) Oh if only we could’ve written the H word, then we wouldn’t have to sell it door to door. However. Now I’ve got the heebie-jeebies. I’ll come ...
( Category: Composers & Musicians October 17,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-01-03 | Author:Annie Ernaux [Ernaux, Annie; Leslie, Tanya]

Last Sunday I made a detour via Rouen on my way back from the Normandy coast. I walked down the Rue du Gros-Horloge until I reached the cathedral. I settled ...
( Category: Women October 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-06 | Author:Annie Ernaux

His obsession: “What are people going to say?” (the neighbours, the customers, the world at large). His maxim, never to lay oneself open to criticism, was achieved by being polite, ...
( Category: Authors October 16,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Megan Phelps-Roper

* * * In C.G.’s absence, I threw myself back into the work of the church and found an even greater sense of my place within the body. By visceral ...
( Category: Religious October 14,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Anya Jabour

CHAPTER EIGHT The Potential and Pitfalls of Pan-American Feminism “One of the great and decisive battles of feminism” In late 1933, Breckinridge attended the Seventh Pan-American Conference in Montevideo, Uruguay, ...
( Category: Women in History October 12,2019 )