Category Archives: In the News

Charities we love: Jenn and Liv (again), and The BC Relief Foundation

In the next issue of Amoena Life magazine, coming to your mailbox in a few weeks, you’ll read about Jenn Gibbons, an inspirational athlete who’s going the distance for breast cancer awareness and support. I mentioned her earlier this year, but … Continue reading

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In Spite — or Because — Of Pink?

No doubt you’re aware — since this is the month of awareness, after all — that all kinds of arguments exist against capital-P Pink and its annual bedfellow, October. The arguments swirl, especially with assistance from today’s social media. Earlier this month, Twitter’s trends and … Continue reading

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The Saga of the Breast Cancer Genes: Real or Science Fiction?

This is one of those things that make you go, “Hmmm…” Last January, I was reading Utne Reader magazine when I came across the article, “Humanoid Rights.” It was about how the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) was studying science fiction … Continue reading

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