Days of Art 2017-15: The Story of Women and Art 2

Here is part two of BBC Two’s The Story of Women and Art, a 3-part series detailing the history of women and art in the western world. It stars Prof. Amanda Vickery, historian, writer, radio and TV presenter, as well as professor of early modern history at Queen Mary, University of London. Part 1 can…

It’s always the right time.

I began penning my response to Bill’s comment regarding my recent post, ‘Never a right time’, and realised that it constituted an essay’s worth of wordage, so I thought I’d post it instead as it also happens to be a fascinating discussion. The subject of prejudice will never get old unfortunately.   Not being terribly…

Never a Right Time.

Because I am a straight talking kind of a Chickie, I like to say things as I see them, which is quite apt considering the subject I am about to rant about. Actually I wrote the following as a response to a friend’s blog post about racism, a never ending well-spring of refreshingly good venting…