Celebrity kids, paparazzi and women’s sense of ownership

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Note: There aren’t a whole lot of links in this, because I don’t want to contribute to how these children are being used I don’t watch advertisement supported, cable television of any kind – we have Netflix and HBO, which are both ad free at the moment. Despite taking no … [Read more...]

Repost for Father’s Day: First I feared him, then I loathed him, then I forgave him and now I take care of him: the story of my Father and me

My father was born in 1938 during WWII in a small town outside a large city in Germany.  He was the only son in a family of ten children.  He was six years old when the war ended in 1944, and his earliest memories are of houses burning, being painfully hungry and soldiers … [Read more...]