A Bit of Women’s History: Too Busy Living


Writing Wranglers and Warriors


Posted by Kathy Waller


March is Women’s History Month, and last Friday was International Women’s Day, so I decided to post some thoughts in celebration of women.

The Women's Museum, Fair Park, Dallas, Texas &... The Women’s Museum, Fair Park, Dallas, Texas “Milestones in Women’s History” exhibit (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

But I live in Austin, Texas, which is the Allergy Capital of the World. When March came in like a lion, it knocked me flat and then sat on me, and there it remains. I couldn’t run with wolves if I wanted to. If I had a theme song, it would be, “I am woman, hear me cough.”

Instead of celebrating, therefore, I decided to wallow in self-pity.

Well, that’s enough of that. Thank you for listening.

In the interest of fairness, I’ll add that on Saturday my husband went out and brought home comfort food, and that Stouffer’s meatloaf and mashed potatoes are therapeutic, and that…

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Author of Fearless Fiction, L.Leander is an author, freelancer and songwriter. She says she credits her love of singing to her father, and her artistic talents to her mother, who was a painter. Both loved to read and write poems and short stories. "Nothing makes me as happy as curling up with a good book, or my guitar," Ms. Leander says. INZARED, QUEEN OF THE ELEPHANT RIDERS is the author's first novel. She is currently working on the sequel and a non-fiction series.

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