Writing is an adventure. To begin with, it is a toy and an amusement. Then it becomes a mistress, then it becomes a master, then it becomes a tyrant. The last phase is that just as you are about to be reconciled to your servitude, you kill the monster and fling him to the public.

— Winston Churchill

Only Liberal Women Worthy of Celebration?

There’s a lot of predictable rhetoric being spewed around the blogsphere regarding Sarah Palin’s addition to the GOP ticket, and some of the nastiest comments I’ve read are coming from other women. I’m guilty of laughing at some, but the more I read, the more disappointed I am.
Is it only acceptable to celebrate a woman’s [...]