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Is THAT Necessary? Sometimes.

One of my crutch words is the word THAT. When I’m editing a story, THAT is on my Search and Destroy list. But sometimes it’s needed. Here’s how to decide.

One of my crutch words is the word THAT. When I’m editing a story, THAT is on my Search and Destroy list. But sometimes it’s needed. Here’s how to decide.

Friday Fan Girl Crush: Mayim Bialik

Funny thing happened the other day. I had a silly dream where the actress Mayim Bialik told me she loved me. While I’m reasonably sure she doesn’t really have any romantic feelings toward me (nor do I for her), I do have a great deal of respect for her. Brilliant Actress I first noticed actress … Continue reading “Friday Fan Girl Crush: Mayim Bialik”

Artist Katherine Young Fixes Girls’ Life Sexist Cover

Compare these two covers. The one on the right is Boys’ Life, a magazine sent to members of the Boy Scouts. Headlines focus on careers and success. Science and making things. The one on the left is Girls’ Life (not affiliated with the Girl Scouts), a magazine targeting girls age 10-15 years. Headlines focus on … Continue reading “Artist Katherine Young Fixes Girls’ Life Sexist Cover”