For Avid Readers

Why We Still Need “Damsel in Distress” Stories

  “Damsel in distress.” Don’t you just hate that saying? It reeks of dependency, and paints a picture of a blonde stick figure gasping as she faints at the sight of a mouse skittering by. The phrase has some seriously sexist undertones. It’s not as if there’s a male equivalent, although maybe there should be.… Continue reading Why We Still Need “Damsel in Distress” Stories

For Avid Readers

A Home for Readers’ Articles

Welcome readers! Hold onto your hats and enjoy the book reviews and reading-related articles that will pop up here every Wednesday. Have any book recommendations or want me to read your book for review? Contact me through my website: http://www.rosiewylor-owen.com and I would love to have a look at your favourites, even if your favourite… Continue reading A Home for Readers’ Articles