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9 Famous Women Whose Divorces Don't Define Them

Daria Snadowsky | Posted 12.06.2014 | Divorce
Daria Snadowsky

Imagine the stigma endured by the following nine lady divorcées, who came of age prior to women's liberation. Employment prospects were limited, yet they forged remarkable professional legacies that have far outlasted any societal backlash they suffered from divorce.

Opening Lines, Last Lines: A Delicate Balance

Randy Susan Meyers | Posted 11.19.2012 | Books
Randy Susan Meyers

The perfect first line. How we chase it, scrambling phrases and our brains, seeking magic words to pop open our stories like magic keys. Tougher, can be that last line; tougher because it's culminating an entire world.

The Solace of Dark Novels and Memoirs

Randy Susan Meyers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Randy Susan Meyers

Too many of us think it's only our family that's filled with horror, or secrets, or moments of the deepest shame. We read these books and we are less alone.