Read Javacia N. Harris' Q & A with Wendy.
"You endured harsh criticism and even death threats over your book "A Return to Modesty: Discovering the Lost Virtue." Why do you think people reacted this way, and why did you still want to write "Girls Gone Mild" despite that reception?Well, actually, I received a lot of support as well. It really depended on the generation. Invariably, the personal attacks I got were from baby boomers ..."
"Sometimes when daughters have a bad-girl mother, they rebel and become good girls. They are constantly embarrassed by me!"
--Ellen Sussman, 52, editor of Bad Girls: 26 Writers Misbehave, on her two daughters, ages 19 and 21 (MORE magazine July/August 2007)