Dametown is a place for and about dames. Here, dames are celebrated, appreciated, advocated, venerated, illuminated, cultivated, stimulated, instigated, sometimes exonerated. So, just what is a dame? Since if
As you know, dames, like Dorothy Parker here, sure give good quote! Now you can have the best of women’s wit and wisdom at your fingertips. How would you like
Here is a continuation of my Top Ten List of Classic Dame-y Movies. This is no easy task because there are so many movies that feature dames being dames.
Sheryl Sandberg told us to “Lean In”; Shonda Rhimes told us about her “Year of Yes”. I see the wisdom in all that, but me, I’m a big advocate of
So, why a website about dames? What are dames, who are dames, and why should you give a dame? First of all, this is not about dames with a
Men and media — for crying out loud, stop asking what we should do to about Al Franken, Charlie Rose, and the myriad politicians who commit sexual harassment. Like
I hate the term self-esteem. Words are important, and the term is too vague, and frankly, a little creepy. I say this as someone often accused of having low
“I’m a creep, I’m a weirdo. What the hell am I doing here? I don’t belong here.” — Radiohead Writing this is probably a big mistake. After all, my
It’s tough to really commit to doing what Jesus would do in any given situation. I’m not generous enough, wise enough, or turn water into wine-y enough. There are
The 1940s and Depression-era girl reporter embodies everything I could ever want to be. The very quintessence of dame-ness, she’s smart, savvy, confident, independent, and quick with the comeback.