Monthly Archives: April 2010

Jennifer Santiago is My New Favorite Person


She wrote an awesome review of My Miserable, Lonely, Lesbian Pregnancy.  Check out Where in the World is Jennifer Santiago. But that’s not the only reason she’s my new favorite person.  She’s a kick-ass, hottie, smarty, ex-lawyer journalist.

My Mis is Getting Good Attention


Personalizedbabybook’s Blog reviewed My Miserable, Lonely, Lesbian Pregnancy today. And they got me. Whoever wrote the review was sure to warn, “Prepare to get sick of Askowitz’s whining.”  Why do they always say I was whining?  Ew, there I did it again.  Okay, but this review also said, “Prepare to laugh uproariously at very simple moments.”   And because you might not click the link, here’s what else it said:  ”This memoir has roots, and will make you laugh as well as cry [...]

Talking on the Radio


Last night I did an interview with SistersTalk Radio.  It was so much fun.  A great interview.  The host was hard on me, which was really good.  She said that in my book, My Miserable, Lonely, Lesbian Pregnancy, I came across racist.I said, “I’ve been accused of being a brat, of being homophobic, of being an entitled cow, but never racist.”She said I mentioned race whenever I described a character.  That race seemed to be at the top of my mind.I think [...]

Tashi Got New Tooth Brushes with Suction Cups


This is my commentary on the stupidity of blogs and social media.

Lip Service Stories Due Friday, April 2