This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss mothers fighting extremism, contraception & religious liberty, and the power of single women.
On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is Manal Omar, Ashe Schow, Jenifer Rajkumar, and Jennifer Higgins.
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by Sallie Bingham
A bout of the winter miseries—not ‘flu, thank God—has laid me low for a few days. Seeking comfort, I found myself turning to the books of my childhood, especially the delicious, watercolor illustrated “little books” by that British genius, Beatrix Potter. Her masterpiece, to my mind, is The Tale of Mr. Tod in which she wrote, not for the first time, of a foxy gentleman who was not “nice.” It’s a terrifying story that ends in a bloody battle between the fox and an equally obnoxious badger; Potter recognized that children rather enjoy being scared.Read More »
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by Sallie Bingham
As my biography of Doris Duke continues to simmer in the editing vats at Farrar, Straus—I imagine the editors there adding a bit of salt, scraping off a few grains of pepper—with a pub date of 2017, I must for my salvation begin to write—again.
Doris will be my fourteenth published work, but now I’m once more a raw upstart, a woman daring to intrude into the magic kingdom of creativity, where there are no dirty socks on the floor, no sinks full of food-caked dishes. There is only the terrifying other of the empty page; I write my first drafts by hand, with an ink pen that inevitably leaks, staining my right middle finger. When I see that stain in the midst of other activities and preoccupations, I know I have begun.Read More »
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