One little story of what it was like to be a woman reporter 40 years ago (a pregnant one)
A couple of years ago when my good friend–writer, editor and publisher Pat Colander died, I wrote a memoir about our friendship. Pat’s–and my–good friend Dave Hoekstra read the piece and invited me–and Pat’s sister, Marian O’Quinn and Pat’s best childhood friend, Marilyn Lenti Joyce and Pat’s one time Chicago Reader editor, Mike Lenehan to... Read more »