Maybe use a Pink Pen?

So today's prompt is :At BlogHer University, we're creating a mini journalism school this month. Why (or why not) do you think women make good journalists?While I can point out several women journalist have made headway and been points of contention in the past. I will make this one a simple answer...A pen, keyboard, or pencil doesn't care what sex you are when you are writing or typing. ...more

What values most to you

Do you have a roof over your head? Even if you share a room in a house in the boondocks next to the lighthouse with a fog horn.Do you have food in your pantry? Yes, Top Ramen 36 pack does count.Do you have an education ? The online tutors on Youtube help a lot don't they?Do you have a job and transportation to it ? If you catch three buses and a train to get to your two part time jobs in the city and your commute is 3 hours each way....more

3 point turn

For today's Blogher NaBloPoMo Look back at history and choose the point in time that you think was a turning point to gaining equality between men and women...more

This Lady Sucks: Fanning The Flames of the Mommy Wars

Today I read a blog that just downright pissed me off.  It was a post called UNPOPULAR OPINION:  Being a Stay-At-Home Mom Is Not a Job, and the only credit I can give this woman is that she realizes hers is an unpopular opinion.  Otherwise, it enraged me so much that I feel I need to write my own rebuttal....more
I've been both working mom and currently SAHM, so I understand both sides.  I do feel blessed ...more

Would you like a cup of coffee?

In effort to meet the opportunity to open up my blogspace for Blogher NaBloPoMo as a conversation on my blog I would be remiss not to start this on Twitter too. So from 6pm to 7pm PST today my twitter handle @SwimPatricia will also continue this topic of :Women and Coffee I admit its not very original but, I will promptly place myself at a coffee shop to go over some previous noted thoughts:...more
BlondewithSilver that is interesting given the iconic versions portrayed in movies and tv.more

National Women and Girls’ HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

My Red ShoesWorn on the Air Malta Love Plane for Valentines...more

Move along, nothing to see here, she is just fine

Today's Blogher NaBloPoMo is a Press ReleaseAs we've been seeing from the #womenslives initiative, all of our lives are newsworthy. Write a press release covering things you've accomplished in the last five years.Last Five Years...eeck. Alrighty, here is my fake press release ...do not hold your breath.. ***********For Immediate ReleaseFor more information contact:...more

Success can be frightening

Todays' #NaBloPoMo Friday, March 6, 2015 What is the biggest obstacle facing women today from reaching their goals? Well, I can tell you what is not the biggest obstacles are :Education : from online to traditional schools women make up the more than 50% of the attendees in both Certificate and full degree programs and MBA students...more
JanineTruitt Thank you Janine. You have a great weekend too ...maybe we can do it in Five?more