dorothy parker

Unlikely Style Inspiration: Dorothy Parker, On The Occasion Of Her Birthday

Today is Dorothy Parker’s birthday. A poet, critic, screenwriter and satirist, Parker made a name for herself by writingly darkly witty and vicious essays and poems. She began her career…

Julie Gerstein | August 22, 2013 - 6:00 pm

Dorothy Parker In Your Bedroom

“I like to have a Martini, two at the very most; three, I’m under the table, four I’m under my host!” These are the wise (and true!) words of the…

Jessica Wakeman | December 19, 2011 - 9:40 am

Dorothy Parker Got Writer’s Block Too

It makes me feel better that my lady writer hero, Dorothy Parker, also suffered occasionally from writer’s block. She sent this telegram to her editor, Pascal Covici, because she was…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 19, 2011 - 5:00 pm