The media could do a much better job, that's for sure, especially the media that targets women... Human rights? They couldn't care less!
Everybody has losses - it's unavoidable in life. Sharing our pain is very healing.
I was such a sullen, angry, sad kid. I'm sure there are writers who have had happy childhoods, but what are you going to write about? No ghosts, no fear. I'm very happy that I had an unhappy and uncomfortable childhood.
I was not supposed to be in any way a liberated person. I was a female born in the '40s in a patriarchal family; I was supposed to marry and make everyone around me happy.
P. T. Barnum
B. J. Novak