Month: July 2015

Game of Thrones & Rape as a plot device

Game of Thrones & Rape as a plot device By SR Staley A virtual firestorm of debate erupted last month over a rape scene in the popular HBO show “Game of Thrones,” a long-running series based on George R.R. Martin‘s weighty novels in the fantasy novels “A Song of Fire and Ice.” I haven’t seen the specific [Continue]

Independence Day Giveaway- Autographed Novel ‘Waving Backwards’

Independence Day Giveaway- Autographed Novel ‘Waving Backwards’ Posted on July 4, 2015 | Leave a comment Happy Independence Day! For adoptees, independence is the finding of biological family. My  independence day was July 1, 1992, when I spoke to my birth mother for the first time. After a daunting 7-year search, that emotional 30-minute conversation [Continue]