If you are considering a trip to see Disney’s new live action 'Beauty and the Beast,' I have two suggestions. One, see it in IMAX if you can. From the “poor provincial town” to the dazzling ballroom, the movie is a larger-than-life feast for the eyes.
It is imperative that women do not stop cervical cancer screening with Paps and HPV testing when they reach their 40s. When older women get HPV they have an increased risk of developing a persistent infection.
It is taking a long time for us to have a healthy number of women in positions of power. But it’s hard not to wonder what thorny problems could be worked out if more women were running Wall Street and Washington.
I have to fight the need for that extra hour of morning sleep for weeks, since I am forced to rise one hour earlier, thanks to the bureaucrats in Washington who used to have nothing better to do than mess around with my inner clock.
Today’s poem is the last one in "Head Off & Split," a stunning collection that won the National Book Award in 2011, with poems that address the personal and the political as well as the intersection of the two.
“I all but ran past the static British-influenced paintings in the Philadelphia Museum’s watercolor exhibition until I reached the looser approach taken by contemporaries of Winslow Homer and John Singer Sargent. This is where the fun starts.”
"I had to start purging the first and only house I had purchased with my beloved husband. And I had to sell it before I knew where I would go. I lost twenty pounds without trying. I had panic attacks."