Tag Archives: women’s rights

“Nevertheless, She Persisted.”

These are my thoughts: Feb 8, 2017. “Nevertheless, She Persisted.” If I were to have a gravestone, that’s what I would want engraved on it. In BIG BOLD LETTERS. My mother was a strong, stubborn woman; just not when it … Continue reading

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Stop Telling Me To Move On

Tradition and history tells us that we must accept the results of a Presidential election and move on. There have also been those people who have been taking pleasure in telling me I must “move on.” “move forward,” “suck it … Continue reading

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How do Gays and Lesbians talk to Republicans?

As a woman who will be turning the age of 60 in less than a month, one would think I would have a fine grasp on my life, wouldn’t one? And as an out and activist lesbian who writes a weekly column, … Continue reading

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My being gay is not my opinion – it’s my life.

I’ve been asked numerous times why I write so much about gay issues. Why can’t I just let things go? Why can’t I just let others have their opinions? Why must I protest and tell people not to shop at … Continue reading

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Complain: Express dissatisfaction or annoyance about a state of affairs or an event.

Yesterday when I logged on to my Facebook page I read this little blurb that a “friend”  had written.  As I read this little blurb I was thinking – “What the hell is she thinking?”  And then I was thinking – … Continue reading

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Women – do you know your place?

I don’t understand women who don’t understand what is happening around them. More to the point – I don’t understand women who know what’s happening around them and – don’t care. My Mother is of the generation of women who … Continue reading

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