Anthropology 101

I first came across the book Primates of Park Avenue on my FaceBook feed courtesy of that stellar news publication, The New York Times, which presented me with an article called “Poor Little Rich Women”, written by the author, Wednesday Martin. It held the promise of a fascinating read: an anthropological field study of mothers | Read more…


The Fast And The Furious (And Fates And Furies)

November for most of us is a frenetic month – we suddenly realise that there’s only one month until the end of the year. Many of us act as if we are auditioning for a cameo role in the next Fast and Furious franchised film, as we juggernaut at break-neck (and sometimes testosterone-fueled) speed to | Read more…


The Women In Black (Ladies In Black) – Part One

A case of mistaken identity When you have a name like mine – Inese Arija Tenisons – there is never a case of mistaken identity. I actually think I am the only person in the world with this name, but if your name is Carolyn Burns, the odds are considerably higher that others might share your name  – | Read more…

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