Podcast: Megyn Kelly, Jane Fonda Plastic Surgery Smackdown

By |January 26th, 2018|

Podcast: Megyn Kelly, Jane Fonda and Plastic Surgery THIS WAS quite a week of news but when it came to making news, Megyn Kelly versus Jane Fonda gets top billing. If you're out of the loop on this diva smackdown, it started in September. Vulture has the details and video so [...]

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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, [...]

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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 [...]

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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, [...]

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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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Golden Globes Spotlight #TimesUp *Updated*

By |January 7th, 2018|

Golden Globes #TimesUp Greetings, Ladies and remaining Gentlemen..." - Seth Meyers opens the Golden Globes TONIGHT, the Golden Globes took a stand. Black was the color of the night, in solidarity. From the New York Times In their push to highlight the problems of sexual harassment and gender inequality, eight actresses at Sunday [...]

Meet the Indies: From Lisa Mackay

By |January 2nd, 2018|

Meet the Indies FALLING IN LOVE WITH HIM WAS EASY…INEVITABLE. Keeping him will be a fight for her life. Sexy M.F. Series To all her friends, Vivienne Banks is affectionately known as ‘Cautious Viv.’ An over-analyser to the extreme. None of them know why, exactly. But her father’s death and her mother’s addictions [...]

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