Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Today I'm channelling... Carrie Fisher


"Females get hired along procreative lines. After 40, we're kind of cooked."
Carrie Fisher, born today 1956

Monday, 20 October 2014

Today I'm channelling... Edna St Vincent Millay


"I'm glad that I paid so little attention to good advice; had I abided by it I might have been saved from some of my most valuable mistakes."
Edna St Vincent Millay (1892-1905)

Friday, 17 October 2014

Today I'm channelling... Cheryl Strayed

Strayed on the Pacific Crest Trail in 1995


"Fear, to a great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves, and so I chose to tell myself a different story from the one women are told."
Cheryl Strayed, author of Wild

Thursday, 16 October 2014

Wednesday, 15 October 2014

Today I'm channelling... Angela Lansbury


"I just stopped playing bitches on wheels and people's mothers. I have only a few more years to kick up my heels."
Angela Lansbury, 89 tomorrow

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Today I'm channelling... Katherine Mansfield


"Risk anything! Care no more for the opinion of others... Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth."
Katherine Mansfield, born today 1888

Monday, 13 October 2014

Today I'm channelling... Lenny Bruce


"The 'what should be' never did exist, but people keep trying to live up to it. There is no 'what should be', there is only what is."
Lenny Bruce, born today 1925