Give a girl an education and introduce her properly into the world, and ten to one she has the means of settling well, without further expense to anybody. ~ Jane Austen My sister has recently started reading about the meat and dairy industry. Anyone who has read about these industries will understand why her initial… Continue reading Tea-Cups


Wear the Trousers

Where so many hours have been spent in convincing myself that I am right, is there not some reason to fear I may be wrong? ~ Jane Austen In life, we know, there is a right... and there is a wrong. There is a common understanding it would seem, that if you are not educated on any… Continue reading Wear the Trousers

Equality, feminism, Feminist, Jane Austin, Literature, Sociology

My White Picket Fence

It isn't what we say or think that defines us, but what we do. ~ Jane Austen Someone said to me the other day, "I think everyone is sick of the preaching". Like a moth to the flame, I took the bait, and asked what they meant. The response was, "You know, with all these 'issues'… Continue reading My White Picket Fence