Praise on praise for Offill’s work and its charms.
I just watched Monica’s TED talk and thought it was fabulous, particularly the last two minutes.
I loved this closing line:
In the past nine months, the question I’ve been asked the most is why. Why now? Why was I sticking my head above the parapet? You can read between the lines in those questions, and the answer has nothing to do with politics. The top note answer was and is because it’s time: time to stop tip-toeing around my past; time to stop living a life of opprobrium; and time to take back my narrative.
Check it out and let me know what you think!
It’s been a while–my apologies. To make up for it, here’s a hypothetical rap battle between a penguin and a Shell oil executive. You’re welcome.
E chats pleasure gaps, 3D printing, crowdsourcing and more with the women behind 2015’s most enjoyable grown-up toy.