[DWJ] Personal Plumbing

Judith Ridge judith.ridge at gmail.com
Fri Nov 6 22:07:36 EST 2009


2009/11/6 Ulrika Isacsson <ulrikamc at gmail.com>

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> > Meanwhile, can anybody think of an adult heroine who menstruates?
> > Other than in chicklit, where I suppose they do, but I don't read it
> > so I don't really know.
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I'm trying to remember if it is dealt with in Kristin Cashore's novels
"Graceling" and "Fire". Contraception is certainly discussed. It seems that
fantasy novels seem to incorporate it more often than novels in the realist
mode.


Judith


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