Monthly Archives: October 2012

Readings from ‘a Blues for Shindig’

Reading by Nina Nudovica Smith Doublecrossing Woman Grinding man blues New leaf blues

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OF LARKS & OWLS

When I was very young I modelled myself on a variety of women, not physically but in spirit. Bessie Smith and Eartha Kitt were high on my list of heroines and a song was my talisman it went like this: … Continue reading

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SEXUAL ABUSE

First let me make it clear that I am not talking primarily about abuse of the vulnerable by the powerful. This is always unforgivable. I am thinking of the more mundane variety that inhabits our everyday lives or did, I … Continue reading

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HOLLYWOOD BECKONS

Back in August I got a call from a guy in Hollywood. Not the first call ever from him. That came years ago, when we went through the ‘somebody taking the Michael, definitely a wind up ..’ routine. We googled … Continue reading

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