Jane Macdougall

A Lime Margarita On The Rocks


“You. Are. Drunk,” was my cool assessment. “I am?” she replied, a look of astonishment registering on her face.  A heartbeat. “I am!” she acknowledged as the irrefutable truth dawned on her. Another heartbeat. “I… Read More »DRINKING

Picture of a marble top bathroom counter with two mirrors


Beautiful women have some surprising complaints. Beauty is damned useful. It’s also, apparently, a burden. And like being famous, being beautiful is more complicated than it looks. For the record, I’m not speaking from experience.… Read More »BEAUTY IS A CURSE?

People outside enjoying their neighbourhood.


Magical, is what she called it. It happened spontaneously on the streets of Barcelona when authorities said it was okay for people to leave their homes.  Spain had implemented draconian lockdown measures last spring in… Read More »NEIGHBOURHOODS