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The 10 Best Pieces Of “Pink Journalism” I’ve Read This Year

When the ASME (American Society of Magazine Editors) awards for magazine journalism were listed online, the blogopshere took a quick whiff and reported back with the precise recipe for becoming…

Rachel White | June 18, 2012 - 10:02 am

In Defense Of Chick Lit

Jennifer Egan is one of my favorite authors of all time. I devour her books, care about her characters, and recommend her novels to anyone looking for a good, meaty…

Jamie Beckman | April 19, 2011 - 2:00 pm

A Code Of Conduct For Women Who Write About Their Lovers?

It’s pretty remarkable that after the success of the blog Diary of a London Call Girl, and its subsequent book deal and TV series, “Belle,” the writer behind it, managed…

Leonora Epstein | November 16, 2009 - 4:00 pm

The Inner Workings Of Cults, As Described By Women

When novelist Clara Salaman was young, her parents forced her to be part of a weird, religious “organization” that dominated every aspect of her life. Women weren’t allowed to wear…

Nikki Dowling | July 28, 2009 - 7:00 pm