Posts tagged "writing"

Pen, Pencil Or Sloth? Now You Can Draw With All Of ‘Em

Regular writing utensils are so boring. That’s why we’re super into this new app that let’s you draw with sloths. Yes, that’s right, sloths. The gives you the sloth…

Julie Gerstein | December 30, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Frisky Q&A: Amy Ephron Is My Mentor, And She Really Likes Cee-Lo Green’s Watch

I love when great opportunities just boink me in the head. One day my friend Liz asked me if I was looking for work. She was assisting a lovely writer but got…

Almie Rose | December 2, 2012 - 12:00 pm

And The Worst Sentence Of The Year Is …

“As he told her that he loved her she gazed into his eyes, wondering, as she noted the infestation of eyelash mites, the tiny deodicids burrowing into his follicles to…

Ami Angelowicz | August 15, 2012 - 2:20 pm

The Soapbox: Yes, Women Writers Without Kids “Understand Human Emotions”

The death of Irish novelist Maeve Binchy earlier this week has inspired a lot of articles, most of them warm tributes to her kind heart, quick wit, and writing ability.

Diane Shipley | August 3, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Nora Ephron, The Original Ladyblogger

When I saw on Twitter on Tuesday night that the iconic writer Nora Ephron had passed away, I felt the sort of panic you feel when someone you know in…

Jessica Wakeman | June 28, 2012 - 2:00 pm

The Truth About Sex Scenes

Mining my life for sexual material wasn’t entirely new. I’d written, after all, about my sex life in various publications and even penned an extremely graphic novel chapter about a…

Anna David | November 14, 2011 - 1:00 pm

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

Girl Talk: Let Me Be Patient

“You are in danger of rushing something that needs to be taken slowly. Yes, okay, you may have slipped behind a bit in your schedule but is it really that…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 27, 2010 - 1:00 pm

Girl Talk: How I “Sold Out” And Joined The Chickliterati

In the new Atlantic, a male author lampoons Jodi Picoult and Jennifer Weiner, “Two writers whose work is often referred to as chick lit,” for tweeting and commenting that white

Susan Shapiro | August 30, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Ex-Gawker Editor Emily Gould On Women Writers

I feel bad for Emily Gould. Next week, the former editor of gossip blog will publish her first book, a collection of personal essays called And The Heart Says

Jessica Wakeman | April 30, 2010 - 3:10 pm

We Heart SheWrites, A Social Networking Site For Women Writers

A lot of “new web sites” toddle into our line of vision and they’re largely forgettable. But, a social networking site for women writers, is way cool. You can…

Jessica Wakeman | July 6, 2009 - 10:00 am

Man Or Woman Game

Not sure if that mystery hottie messaging you on MySpace is really a cute guy or an old lonely woman with 50 cats that just likes to role-play? A new…

Simcha | April 11, 2008 - 6:30 pm
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