Books

Jennifer Shacker_Christine Jones

“Are You My Prince? You Certainly Took Your Time.” The Reality Of Fairy Tales

Christine Jones, associate professor of literature and languages at the University of Utah (Salt Lake City, UT), and Jennifer Schacker, professor of English at the University of Guelph (Ontario, Canada) have embarked on an interdisciplinary collaboration surrounding fairy tale studies, connecting their respective classes and co-editing a soon to be released fairy tale anthology....
Carolyn Moor

Teaching Young Widows There is “Moor” To Life Than Grief

Carolyn Moor's life was turned upside down when she and her husband were out celebrating on Valentine's Day. When returning home, a hit-and-run driver crashed into their car and her husband Chad was killed. But, Carolyn chose not to let becoming a widow define her; instead she was determined to be an individual whose love and inspiration could be shared with others. Carolyn used her courageous spirit and faith to help others achieve the same happiness through the support groups she founded: CLOVE and Modern Widows Club....
The 'Hood Series

The ‘Hood Series: Embracing Aunthood

Forty seven percent of American women through age 44 are childless. That's up from 35 percent in 1976. All reasons this generation of women are not bearing children at the same rate their mothers did are valid. Melanie Notkin, America's foremost expert on modern aunthood, is the founder of Savvy Auntie, the first online community dedicated to aunts, and the go-to resource for the Savvy Auntie lifestyle. ...