When the Letter Exchange, an organization of lettering artists and 26, an organization of creative writers decided to collaborate to on a project to celebrate their respective birth dates, it was destined to be a purely experimental undertaking.
The body image, air-brushing, magazine-coverage stuff is inevitably hypocritical, boring and small. It's on a loop and it's going nowhere. Reading the mainstream "women's press," you'd think the biggest problem facing us today was the fact that "real" women appear airbrushed in glossies.
You can teach anyone to make a pretty good video in a few days. What you can't teach them is a lifetime of journalistic experience. That's what makes the notion of empowering print reporters with the tools to make video (like iPhones) so interesting and so filled with potential.
I miss the days before my reading and viewing lists became overwhelming and anxiety-inducing. I miss the feeling that I could actually consume the content I wanted to consume.
How I ended up on the 50-yard line of Mile High Stadium two hours before the high-flying Denver Broncos were about to play the Oakland Raiders in the ...
Ignoring those predicting the dismal future of print media, some publications are showing the world how print media can and has evolved into a versatile entity, serving many needs for its audience.
Without our insecurities, beauty product companies would become less aggressive in their marketing practices. Our own desire for superficial self-improvement is what keeps these practices alive and thriving; we are essentially selling out our self-worth.
The next time you're feeling the pressure to have an orgasm, or have more orgasms, or have a certain type of orgasm... remember that life offers you many forms of bliss.
I have a skeleton in my closet: everything is a mess. The closet -- not me.
People often ask me why I wrote a grammar book. During most of my professional career, I worked with not-for-profit institutions in various parts of ...
Some of the best bits of Fashion Week came to light after the sun went down and Londoners and visitors alike thought no one was looking -- but they were. In that time London flipped to show its underbelly, which was by no means ugly.
You can spend a lifetime figuring out who you really are. As I approach my 60th birthday, I'm finally closing in on the truth. At the very least, I know who I'm not.
Maintaining personal conviction and resisting outside pressures are no easy tasks, not to mention from potential financiers with checkbooks.
By the time I was 24, I owed nearly $35,000 on eight credit cards. Staying on top of the payments was like having a second full-time job.
The entertainment world continues rotating and while you are stuck in the four year college bubble, it may be hard to pop back and keep tabs on upcoming movie releases, new TV shows, or which Kardashian is pregnant and/or getting a divorce.
"January may be the traditional marker of a New Year, but for me September has always represented true change and hope."