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People of St Pete: Bob Devin Jones

Oops! Time got away from me and I almost forgot to post this. My "day job" (which I love) once again gave me the opportunity to spend some time with an interesting, passionate, smart, and funny person. And I loved it. My People of St. Pete column for July focused on the absolutely fabulous Bob… Continue reading People of St Pete: Bob Devin Jones

Feminism, History, On Writing, Social Justice, Politics, and Culture

Inky Adventures & Scribbling Women

The phrase “Inky Adventures” reminds me of Nathanial Hawthorne’s famous 1855 diatribe on female writers: “America is now wholly given over to a damned mob of scribbling women, and I should have no chance of success while the public taste is occupied with their trash-and should be ashamed of myself if I did succeed.” Admittedly… Continue reading Inky Adventures & Scribbling Women