Archive for June 2014

Throw Back Thursday: The Five Things You Never Say To A Childless Woman

Partners and friends! You want to make me cry? It takes eight words to flatten me to a core: “I can tell YOU never had a child.” It doesn’t matter that it’s true. You’re right, I have never had a child.  And that over the years, I’ve had a roller-coaster ride on the mommy highway.... Read more »

Wimbledon: The Williams Sisters and Tennis' First African-American Star

Wimbledon: The Williams Sisters and Tennis' First African-American Star
As the world prepares for Wimbledon to begin on Monday, June 23, all eyes will be on the world’s #1 player. Who is it? Despite an early exit in May’s French Open, Serena Williams retained her #1 ranking in the world. She’ll take on her American teammate Anna Tatishvili in the opening round. Looking at the other draws on... Read more »

Calling all graduates: Who is the 'Token Female?' And how did I get here?

Calling all graduates: Who is the 'Token Female?' And how did I get here?
NOTE: This column is dedicated to recent graduates: A very talented Features Editor from Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills wrote a story about me for their award-winning student newspaper, the Moraine Valley Glacier.  She just graduated from MVCC, and looks forward to a publishing career.  Speaker tells class ‘Be Fearless’ Posted by Ciara Barnett on... Read more »
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