Yesterday I said that my housemate was, “exceptionally sane, balanced and grounded.” Afterwards, I got this comment: “Write some more about the characteristics of the person you think is “exceptionally sane, balanced and grounded.” More details, please. 667 more words
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Tim Hunt (Nobel Prize winner for Medicine) has got himself into some hot water by saying at a conference that ‘women in the lab’ are a problem because they fall in love with you, you fall in love with them, and when you criticize them, they cry. 1,146 more words
Today I watched Professor Alice Miller’s TEDTalk on her transition. She recounted her life stories with so much grace and dignity—retelling her confusion in her Princeton days, brimming with pride as she mentions her kids, remembering her share of struggles during/after transition. 257 more words
The judges are delighted to announce the three finalists for the Sarah Broom Poetry Prize 2015.
The prize attracted almost 200 entries from across the spectrum of New Zealand poets, from the new and emerging to the established and the iconic. 878 more words