Book Review: The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap

Paulette Mahurin’s The Persecution of Mildred Dunlap was not a great book by any stretch of the imagination. It really could have been stellar, but it fell short for me.

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An Open Letter to All Coworkers

Several weeks ago, I fell on the ice and sustained a fractured and sprained wrist. Per instructions from the radiologist that I saw, I was to restrict my lifting for 4-6 weeks. Being a veterinary technician, it is quite difficult to work around my inability to lift anything more than two pounds for that long, so I have been assigned to desk duty. Read More An Open Letter to All Coworkers

Book Review: The Girl Who Couldn’t Say No

I wasn’t sure what I was getting into with Tracy Engelbrecht’s memoir, The Girl Who Couldn’t Say No. Being a childless woman in her mid-twenties, I wasn’t sure how I would relate to a book about Engelbrecht, who found out she was going to be a mom when she was fourteen. I figured it would just be another whiny tale about men’s trickery and the woes of being a teenage mom. I was dead wrong. Read More Book Review: The Girl Who Couldn’t Say No