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The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

We were the people who were not in the papers. We lived in the blank white spaces at the edges of print…

We lived in the gaps between the stories.

This one’s being added to the favourites list.

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My Life on the Road.

If I could, I would leave an open space for your story on every page.

Gloria Steinem leads an interesting life and has so many entertaining stories to tell and lessons learned to share. I especially enjoyed the format of the book – how she tells her stories in short anecdotes throughout. In the same way that I’m now going to share my favourite quotes with you..

I wonder: If you think of someone you love, do you become a little more like them? I would like to think so.

If you do anything people care about, people will take care of you.

Just pause, let the audience absorb the hostility, then say, ‘I didn’t pay him to say that’.