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I went on a brief hiatus from blogging.  I needed to regroup as I prepare for the book launch (we're days away!).  But, today is the first day of Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) and I've been seeing a lot of articles about domestic violence.  Unfortunately, a...

Today's blog post comes from @doyouconsideryourselffeminist on Instagram.  Thanks for sharing.  Their caption reads: "The footage was so clear that San Francisco police were able to determine that Gurbaksh Chahal punched and kicked his girlfriend 117 times in 30 minutes. He also smothered her with a pillow...

Growing up believing that "What Happens In This House, Stays In This House", I was also taught, like most people, that you’re supposed to mind your business as much as you’re supposed to keep your business secret.  I guess we’re all supposed to respect everyone keeping...

What Happens In This House, Stays In This House Have you ever heard that line?  My mother used to say it all the time!  It meant that whatever happened in our house was our business, not to be shared with anyone outside of our home.  It...