Basically, if you don’t read this you are a sad and normal person and will likely slip on ice and break your nose. Seriously: Read this!
Today I lost it. The world is for sure joining its forces against me. I was denied the grant to help fund my new book. And get this, this happened a day after I got a crappy grade on my exam in human rights and advocacy. As if this is not enough to ruin my day I can add a list of strikes against me:
A good friend nominated me for a women’s prize, but my name must have gotten lost in the pile of other names because I never even made the list of the people the committee recommended. (Or perhaps the nominating committee just held their stomachs, pointed to my name and laughed through the whole meeting).
I called, emailed, texted and wrote to a dozen people about Partners, and they never even bothered replying to me.
I wrote articles that I personally thought were masterpieces and got…
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