Felicity Harley: A re-blog

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Felicity sent me this link to an open letter she wrote in 1981, following the election of Ronald Reagan to the Presidency of the United States. I don’t often re-blog other writers here, but this is exceptional, and deserves a wider audience. It speaks volumes about hopes, aspirations, justice, and motherhood. Despite being written so long ago, the thrust of it could just have easily have been written last week, following the result of the 2016 Presidential election in America.

I urge you to follow the link, and to read her impassioned and intelligent article in full.
View story at Medium.com

And if you would like to read more, here is a link to Felicity’s WordPress blog.
https://theshammuramat.wordpress.com/

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Interview about the review with Carolyn Howard-Johnson

Bobbing Around

1.

Carolyn, I have just published the next issue of my Bobbing Around, and suddenly realized that I haven’t received notification of your newsletter for a few months.

I hope this doesn’t mean something dire.

Please let me know how things are with you.

Carolyn

It means that I almost have the third book in my HowToDoItFrugally Series done! It’s been tough going. Would you like a copy to review? It’s How to Get Great Book Review Frugally and Ethically. And it’s a tome!

Thank you so much for caring.

Hugs,

Carolyn

2.

Can you get a book review expensively and unethically?

Carolyn

Yes, if you pay for it it’s too expensive. Especially when you can get lots of them free and especially when the ones you get free are more ethical from a journalistic standpoint. When you pay for a review it is by definition suspicious to much…

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