Ellen Snortland


Stories by Ellen Snortland

Aging Beautifully

Three simple rules for maintaining generational connectedness

Author Ellen Snortland Date 04/23/2015
Swimming in Words

Pasadena Central Library hosts Author’s Fair Saturday

Author Ellen Snortland Date 02/19/2015
Yes Means Yes

Young people and their parents need to know the boundaries of sexual consent

Author Ellen Snortland Date 01/29/2015
Bring the Light

Replace St. Nick with St. Lucia to truly illuminate the dark days of December

Author Ellen Snortland Date 12/24/2014
Turkeys in the News

Revelations about Bill Cosby, Julien Banc and UVA open the curtain on misogyny, sexual assault and male privilege

Author Ellen Snortland Date 11/26/2014
No Bull

Don’t be fooled by insurance companies and vote Yes on Propositions 45 and 46

Author Ellen Snortland Date 10/30/2014
Football's Black Eye

Playing Fantasy Schadenfreude with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

Author Ellen Snortland Date 10/02/2014
Words to the Wise

Libraries — repositories of art and literature — have saved more than a few lives, including mine

Author Ellen Snortland Date 09/05/2014
Art for Life

At 102, former Pasadena teacher celebrates each day by drawing, painting and staying active

Author Ellen Snortland Date 09/05/2014
'Nice Girls' Finish First

Author wins award named for Gloria Gartz, who gave Pasadena women a place to be seen and heard

Author Ellen Snortland Date 07/17/2014
'Fighting' for Attention'

Mainstream media outlets shut out advocates of women learning self-defense

Author Ellen Snortland Date 06/25/2014
Funny hurts

Can enough time ever pass to joke about the horrors of slavery?

Author Ellen Snortland Date 05/22/2014
The stupidest 'ism'

To partake in ageism is to lay the foundation for your own irrelevancy 

Author Ellen Snortland Date 04/24/2014
Where are the women?

Why we must include half the world’s population in accounts of human existence

Author Ellen Snortland Date 03/11/2014
'The Big Fat Crisis'

How bad food is killing good people

Author Ellen Snortland Date 02/05/2014