Language lessons Now that I have made my best career move to Grandma, I am trying to gender-neutral my language, but I find it difficult. So many years of "he" are hard to filter out. I catch myself even referring to animals in the male gender. Persistence is progress, though, as I say, "Here comes the mail carrier!" [SheSaid column by Shannon Drury, MWP, January 2017]
Thank you for your publication. I always grab extra copies and put them in the hands of friends.
Melissa May, Stillwater
Bookstores as a muse I hope you'll keep on featuring indy booksellers - like Valley Booksellers in Stillwater and Excelsior Bay Books in Minnetonka and other lake country booksellers, like Open Book in Wadena and Drury Lane in Grand Marais, to name a few more. [WordWomen Feature, MWP January 2017]
The Women's Press just keeps getting better. A million wishes for your continued success.
Faith Sullivan, Minneapolis
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