Vows to The Other Significant Others

Emily, The Yeti-Child For seven years, I wore multicolored braces to correct the genetic injustice my father dealt me. When I was too lazy to wash my hair, I held it back with thick fabric headbands my mother kept in a hatbox under her bed. I wore these really ugly black spandex pants with a…

Fabulous Leading Ladies : Amelie Poulain

“So, my little Amélie, your bones aren’t made of glass. You can take life’s knocks. If you let this chance go by, eventually, your heart will become as dry and brittle as my skeleton. So, go ahead, dammit!” A powerful leading lady can be transformative for her audience. In my experience, the feminine journey, when told by an…

Pssssst…Giveaway Alert

Girls Love to Read is hosting a giveaway for Here for the Cake. You have until June 7 to enter to win a free copy of the book. Enter to win!!!! And if you get a chance, stick around and peruse the site. Girls Love to Read is a wonderful book blog that caters to a sophisticated, international…

Why Saying Goodbye to Friends is So Hard

    In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, creators Marta Kauffman and David Crane say many beautiful, heartbreaking things: That there will never be a reunion show (I literally shed a tear), that they almost didn’t end on Ross and Rachel together (the villagers would have stormed the castle with fire and pitch forks), and…