Dispatches from Ladyblogland

[E] Sally LawtonDispatches from Ladyblogland1 Comment

mouse
Profile photo of [E] Sally Lawton

[E] Sally Lawton

My food groups are cheese, bacon, and hot tea. I like studying cities and playing with my cat, Buffy.
Profile photo of [E] Sally Lawton

Latest posts by [E] Sally Lawton (see all)

Nothing tops last week’s otter, but we found fun links this week anyway.

[E] Sally LawtonDispatches from Ladyblogland

Did Anna Magdalena Write the Bach Cello Suites? Who Cares!

Angelina PanozzoCrossposts1 Comment

crosspost

Articles and think pieces about how Anna Magdalena Bach may have written the Bach Cello Suites and other pieces are making the rounds again, but it seems that everyone is missing the point. Who cares if she DID write the pieces — the point is, she COULD have.

Angelina PanozzoDid Anna Magdalena Write the Bach Cello Suites? Who Cares!

An Insider’s Look At The Strangely Sexist World Of Waitressing

RavishlyCrossposts1 Comment

crosspost

Like more than 2 million waiters and waitresses across the country, I know what it’s like to fill up water carafes while balancing a plate in the other hand, how to feign joy while crooning “happy birthday” to unsuspecting patrons, and the mnemonic devices necessary for memorizing specials, salad dressings and sides. And as for many, mastering these arguably odd, … Read More

RavishlyAn Insider’s Look At The Strangely Sexist World Of Waitressing

Dispatches from Ladyblogland

[E] Sally LawtonDispatches from Ladyblogland1 Comment

mouse
Profile photo of [E] Sally Lawton

[E] Sally Lawton

My food groups are cheese, bacon, and hot tea. I like studying cities and playing with my cat, Buffy.
Profile photo of [E] Sally Lawton

Latest posts by [E] Sally Lawton (see all)

Here’s what we read and talked about this week.

[E] Sally LawtonDispatches from Ladyblogland

Ugly As Sin: The Forever Price of Being Looked At

[E]Coco PapySex1 Comment

sex
Profile photo of [E]Coco Papy

[E]Coco Papy

Savannah born, New York groomed, and Savannah back again writer, editor, and content creator.
Profile photo of [E]Coco Papy

Latest posts by [E]Coco Papy (see all)

In David Foster Wallace’s cringe-inducing book, Brief Interviews with Hideous Men, he writes, “Or like just another manipulative pseudopomo Bullshit artist who’s trying to salvage a fiasco by dropping back to a metadimension and commenting on the fiasco itself.”

[E]Coco PapyUgly As Sin: The Forever Price of Being Looked At

A Letter to Decent Men: Let’s Talk About Physical Arrogance

LizBRCrosspostsLeave a Comment

crosspost

[Original publication date: Feb. 28, 2014] Dear Men, Dear Decent Men, This is not a letter to misogynists or selfish jerks, who aren’t going to pay attention to what I have to say anyway. It’s a letter to good, decent men who might not realize that they’re doing something that really frustrates a lot of women in their lives. It’s … Read More

LizBRA Letter to Decent Men: Let’s Talk About Physical Arrogance

Dispatches from Ladyblogland

[E] Sally LawtonDispatches from Ladyblogland5 Comments

mouse
Profile photo of [E] Sally Lawton

[E] Sally Lawton

My food groups are cheese, bacon, and hot tea. I like studying cities and playing with my cat, Buffy.
Profile photo of [E] Sally Lawton

Latest posts by [E] Sally Lawton (see all)

Here’s our roundup of the best that ladyblogland had to offer.

[E] Sally LawtonDispatches from Ladyblogland

On Violence and Womanhood: Reacting to Elliot Rodger

[E]Coco PapyPerspectives8 Comments

glasses
Profile photo of [E]Coco Papy

[E]Coco Papy

Savannah born, New York groomed, and Savannah back again writer, editor, and content creator.
Profile photo of [E]Coco Papy

Latest posts by [E]Coco Papy (see all)

This weekend, seven people were murdered because Elliot Rodger, a wealthy 22-year-old California resident, thought women owed him sex.

[E]Coco PapyOn Violence and Womanhood: Reacting to Elliot Rodger