By Linda Aaker
Although the categorical info are just one woman's stories, this ebook is, in a feeling, the tale of each lady who got here of age firstly of the women's circulate within the 70s. It chronicles the win/loss cycles confronted via any lady who chooses to have either profession and family.
Entry from 1978: while I learn of toxins and inflation and Rhodesia and Nicaragua, chills runs down my physique and i am scared, contemplating the area to return, my very own monetary lack of confidence, and no matter if i actually are looking to convey a toddler into this global. what is going to ensue to me if i do not develop into extra liable? it is all wonderful to be a tender “hippie-type” bureaucrat/lawyer. yet will that be sufficient at fifty, and with the accountability for an additional person? now not monstrous concerns, yet sobering suggestions in the course of my life-for-the-moment world.
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Part of my reaction to her family (like Rod's) stems from the fact that I have no background like that. My family didn't do those kind of things together. I'm beginning to appreciate my Austin life and job. I don't mind not having someone as long as I'm fat! January 24, 1977 It's a Monday and I'm the right kind of sicktoo sick to work well so I can justify staying home, and yet well enough to enjoy reading and lazing in bed. This morning I read some more of the How to Be Free in An Unfree World book and was able to do some thinking about my life while not in a state of anxiety or depression.
October 3, 1977 A wonderful letter from Lee S. in Dallas at the end of a grueling day at work and then a grievance meeting. And I was worried that he was disappointed or upset with me. Points out how much my frustrations are created out of whole imaginary cloth. " G. K. , have been truly touched by my presence in their lives. This quality to reach out and secure for a moment a connection with what lies at the heart of someone is my gift. It doesn't take any effort on my partat least in a work sense.
I was asked by one student if the student initiators of the Fund didn't get paid! I was amazed. Qualities for a leaderfrom TIME symposium: 1. Purpose. 2. Integrity. 3. " 4. Personal security and stability. At work I too often berate or look down on the clerks. They need to be inspired. So do I sometimes! Slowly I'm awakening to the fact that we are the grownups. Is leadership really to be learned and exercised on the local level first? I dream of power at times, but am bored at neighborhood meetings.
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