Day: April 7, 2016

Interview with David Snape

http://davidsnape.me/tag/radio/ This Saturday, April 9, 2016, I will be interviewed by David Snape -at 6:00pm GMT time and 1:00 Eastern Standard time.  This can be found at http://davidsnape.me/tag/radio/ David approached me a couple of months back and asked if I’d be interested in a radio interview.  I have to admit -I’m scared to death.  It isn’t that I’ve never done a live interview, but this one means so much more -as it will be about my book. What happens if I forget my own material -because of my nerves?  Oh, this would be embarrassing.  I plan on making lots of clear notes so I have something to refer to.  Little things like: What is the name of the town Hiroto lived in?  Okay, he probably won’t answer that, but when I was thinking about it last night -well, it took a couple of minutes (I wasn’t under any pressure either).  Answer: Goldfield, Nevada How did you come up with L4-13354?  He won’t ask this one either, but do I even really know how I came …

irumeur…

What makes a woman a lady?  Is it beauty?  Is it poise?  Is it intellect?  Is it virtue?  Maybe a lady must be all of these.  It is true that most girls want to be beautiful, but few strive for poise, intellect or virtue.  What is even more amazing is most girls today, don’t want each of these to be a part of who they are.   When I was a girl, it was after the whole phase of girls becoming ladies by receiving training.  This training would teach us how to set a table, how to walk, how to dress, how to sit, how to behave in front of a gentleman, all while expecting them to maintain their beauty.  Yet, they did not care if you learned math, or science.  A lady should excel at the piano, cooking, and running a household.   Today’s girl wants either beauty or brains.  A few want both!  Most are not concerned about poise or virtue.  Why have we lost some of our greatest assets?  Watching a lady …