Diet Myths That Keep Us Fat

May 11, 2009 in A&E / Life&Style, Out in Print by Terri Schlichenmeyer

“Diet Myths That Keep Us Fat” by Nancy L. Snyderman, M.D. c.2009, Crown $24.95 / $28.95 Canada 304 pages About 1700 years. That’s how long you figure it will take [...]

Feisty First Ladies

May 4, 2009 in A&E / Life&Style, Out in Print by Terri Schlichenmeyer

“Feisty First Ladies and Other Unforgettable White House Women” by Autumn Stephens c.2009, Viva Editions $16.95 215 pages Remember last years’ political uproar? No, I’m not talking about election stumping [...]

Got till it’s Gone

April 18, 2009 in A&E / Life&Style, Out in Print by Terri Schlichenmeyer

“Got til it’s Gone” by Larry Duplechan c.2008, Arsenal Pulp Press $17.95 U.S. and Canada 207 pages It starts around 45. First, you notice that you need glasses. Then, you [...]

If I Could Write This in Fire

April 14, 2009 in A&E / Life&Style, Out in Print by Terri Schlichenmeyer

“If I Could Write This in Fire” by Michelle Cliff c.2008, University of Minnesota Press $21.95 / $27.40 Canada 89 pages It happens when you’re not paying attention. It happens, [...]

Labor of Love

April 3, 2009 in A&E / Life&Style, Out in Print by Terri Schlichenmeyer

“Labor of Love” by Thomas Beatie c.2008, Seal Press $24.95 / $32.50 Canada 280 pages Sometimes, it seems like there’s a pregnant woman everywhere you look. The clerk at the [...]

Pressure is a Privilege

April 3, 2009 in A&E / Life&Style, Out in Print by Terri Schlichenmeyer

“Pressure is a Privilege” by Billie Jean King with Christine Brennan c.2008, LifeTime Media $19.95 / $21.95 Canada 192 pages Once upon a time, women were expected to be demure. [...]

Don’t Call Me a Drama Queen

April 3, 2009 in A&E / Life&Style, Out in Print by Terri Schlichenmeyer

“Don’t Call Me a Drama Queen” by Dr. Debra Mandel c.2008, Alyson Books $14.95 / $16.45 Canada 232 pages You’re ashamed to admit it, but it happened again. Another minor [...]

Revisiting the ‘Plague’

May 31, 2008 in A&E / Life&Style, Out in Print by Terri Schlichenmeyer

Today’s 25-year-olds never knew a world without internet or cell phone. They say they’ll “dial your number,” but they don’t know why. For them, David Letterman has always been on [...]