Women’s Marches Erupt on Trump Anniversary

By |January 22nd, 2018|

Women's Marches Erupt on Trump Anniversary Cher encouraged women to get out and "own" the vote, adding, "if you don't have a vote, you don't have a voice." [CNN] THE HASHTAG for the 2018 women's march is #POWERTOTHEPOLLS. From NPR Rachel Baxa and her 2-year-old daughter, Georgia, march in Boise, Idaho, [...]

Trump & Republicans Crash Government

By |January 21st, 2018|

Poll: Half of America Question Trump's Mental Stability "WHERE'S THE president?" asked Chuck Todd on "Meet the Press." Poor, POTUS, he missed his big party down in Florida. The TrumpShutdown is because President Trump cannot be trusted. The Democrats thought they had a deal but Trump caved to Tom Cotton and the wacko [...]

Podcast: Books, MeToo & Margaret Atwood

By |January 19th, 2018|

Podcast: Books, MeToo & Margaret Atwood BOOKS, CULTURE, and my opinion on major events that impact women. The "Between the Sheets" podcast is new for 2018. Let's talk books. Let's talk Margaret Atwood and MeToo when she wrote "Am I a bad feminist?" The #MeToo moment is a symptom of a [...]

Wicked’s Stormy Daniels and Donald Trump *Updated*

By |January 17th, 2018|

Stormy Daniels Confirms Affair with Donald Trump At one point, Stormy told In Touch, she excused herself to go to the bathroom. “When I came out, he was sitting on the bed and he was like, ‘Come here.’ And I was like, ‘Ugh, here we go.’ And we started kissing.” After having sex, [...]

Bannon Subpoenaed, Struck Deal with Mueller for Interview

By |January 17th, 2018|

Bannon Subpoenaed, Makes Deal with Mueller to Testify Steve Bannon has struck a deal with special counsel Robert Mueller's team and will be interviewed by prosecutors instead of testifying before the grand jury, two people familiar with the process told CNN. He is expected to cooperate with the special counsel, the sources said. [...]

Olivia’s Turn: When a Novel Becomes a Journey

By |January 16th, 2018|

Olivia's Turn: When a Novel Becomes a Journey “If you do not tell the truth about yourself you cannot tell the truth about other people.” - Virginia Woolf SOMEWHERE ALONG the experience of creating Olivia's Turn everything changed. The women I've created since I turned to fiction have battled misogyny in the entertainment [...]

Meet the Indies: From Ifraah Samatar, Irsha Akbar

By |January 16th, 2018|

Meet the Indies: Ifraah Samatar, Irsha Akbar DISCLAIMER: THIS BOOK IS NOT SUITABLE FOR ANYONE UNDER THE AGE OF 18. This is the glorious haram version of Soul Tracing Taboo! The first book Soul Tracing Taboo is a contemporary dark romance read that poses the question: What happens when an angry young man [...]

History as Thriller, ‘The Post’ Gives Katharine Graham Her Due

By |January 13th, 2018|

History as Thriller, 'The Post' IF THERE is a film better timed for a moment in history, I cannot think of one. And it's not only the history it tells that rivets the audience. Just when you think Meryl Streep cannot possibly give a career-topping performance, she does. The poignancy, vulnerability, and conflict [...]

Trump Immigration Bomb: Why Accept People from ‘Sh*thole Countries’?

By |January 12th, 2018|

Trump Immigration Bomb: Why Accept People from 'Sh*thole Countries'? President Trump on Thursday balked at an immigration deal that would include protections for people from Haiti and some nations in Africa, demanding to know at a White House meeting why he should accept immigrants from “shithole countries” rather than from places like Norway, according [...]

New Release: Olivia Takes a Risk, A Trip to Las Vegas Turns Dangerous

By |January 10th, 2018|

New Release: Olivia Takes a Risk, A Trip to Las Vegas Turns Dangerous Because such people are master manipulators, they are often charming and well-liked, at least on a superficial level. They may feign interest and compassion for a short time, but that façade wears off quickly, and it becomes clear that they [...]

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