Blog posts and accounts from author Susan Fox. A variety of posts to keep you up-to-date on Afghanistan news, ongoing developments, and notes of interest in the Middle East region. Postings also cover developments in women’s rights, political issues, and stories of human interest. Look here for book information about upcoming author events, and the occasional post on writing and publishing.
August 20, 2021
The Taliban in Afghanistan: Lessons Ignored
The physical impediments to a woman in a burqa…
March 10, 2019
International Women’s Day
Facebook posts, messages, Wonder Woman logos and breaking news—March 8, International Women’s Day was a time to celebrate women, to…
February 21, 2019
Girls Dressed like Boys
Bacha posh describes Afghan girls who are dressed by their parents as boys, then presented to the world as…
December 7, 2018
Why Books Make the Best Gifts
Christmas shopping? Looking for ideas? Consider giving books. There are dozens of reasons why books make the best gifts. For…
November 15, 2018
Writing Groups Support Authors
Almost as soon as I started my book “Little Women of Baghlan,” I joined the Literary Writers Network in Chicago, one of many writing groups that support authors.
October 30, 2018
Why Should I Vote?
If you don’t like what’s happening in our country, you have both the opportunity and the responsibility to do something…