Nikki by NIKKI GEMMELL "For me, there are only two kinds of women - goddesses and doormats." Ah, the wisdom of Picasso, and it's well documented he liked them submissive; if they weren't that at the start of a relationship he'd try to crack them with his cruelty. I thought of this at a gathering of Australian women earlier this year for InStyle magazine; not a doormat among them. "I want to be you when I grow up," declared M.C. Jessica Rowe to an older woman among the crowd; cue a... more
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Nikki Gemmell is the best-selling author of several novels, including Cleave, The Bride Stripped Bare, With My Body, and The Book of Rapture. She returned from London to live in Australia last year and her column appears weekly in The Weekend Australian Magazine.