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I write about the surprises of daily life and intersections of aging and spirituality. 

— Sharon Johnson

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Heterodoxy: a Salon to Create Feminists


Women’s Clubs were the Cauldron for Leadership and Service. Women’s Clubs have been a predecessor place for women to experience leadership, service, grow skills, and camaraderie. Women’s clubs came into their own in... Read More

Who is the Narrator Inside Your Head?


I was surprised to learn that not everyone has a narrator inside their head. The estimates of who has an inner voice, in articles I read, ranged from 20-50%, with no clearly researched... Read More