Last month’s column on loud pipes generated an interesting (and at times a little nasty) conversation on The St. Albert Gazette website. It was just too good to keep a secret, so I’ve shared it with you. The contributors names have been changed.
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Why is it that some of us are so scared to state our opinion?
For me, it’s the deliberate act of taking up space in the world. I feel vulnerable and exposed when I tell people what I think. Being the analytical sort (something my gender is not necessarily known for), I’m not a particularly emotional person. I feel far safer stepping back and observing my relationships rather than feeling them. Appraising my role, rather than praising it.
But being analytical does not make me […keep reading]