The Lion Queen

I spend a good deal of time watching women hack through the jungle of self-doubt with a dull, rusty machete. Scratch that. With a pair of cuticle trimmers. I'd like to say it's difficult trying to figure out why so many unbelievably smart, successful, frankly kick-ass women have trouble valuing their self-worth, except it's not,... Continue Reading →

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A Tale of Two Valentines

My body has always been map of freckles and moles and what, as I was growing up, my mother euphemistically and gently called beauty marks. As a girl, I hated them. Passionately. I dreamed of miracle lemon juice bleaching cures and the day when I could wear enough pancake makeup to cover them up. I longed... Continue Reading →

A Novel Idea

The catch phrase of the moment at school is 'risk-taker'.  "Be a risk taker!", they exclaim.  My kids are still young.  Being a risk taker usually involves trying a banana at snack time or attempting some long division.  But I like to think I encourage them to take risks in their every-day life, to try... Continue Reading →

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D.E. Haggerty

Writer, Blogger, Book Addict

PRS Consulting

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YOURS IN SISTERHOOD

a performative documentary project based on letters to the editor of Ms., 1972-1980

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Seeking to read the pages of Earth's Book.

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Being proud to be a vintage housewife

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