Had this not been what I had always wanted? Wasn’t this the next step in the six-year plan I had devised my freshman year of high school? More
Awwwww, you sold your first 800 copies, how cute! More
Sometimes I think about how it is very, very difficult to get a column in print publication. For young people, but, really, for anyone. I mean, I think we can all probably name really talented writers – who are great! – who are writing for rates very close to free online. There’s such a readily available pool of talent to draw from that you have to assume that print publications, with actual budgets, would employ the best of the best. I am going to present to you, without comment, some lines from Cindy Adam‘s column on Washington: More
And let the dramatic, annoying breakdowns begin! More
Can you tell the difference between Cat Marnell and Gore Vidal? It’s not as easy as you think! More
NO ONE LIKES YOU, IF YOU’RE A WRITER. ‘TIS FACT. More
She was way into metaphors and stuff. More
You know you want to see it. (Technically SFW, but somewhat racy.) More
You trust Anton Chekhov, right? More
The Gov't Has Been Overpaying For WHAT?!
Facebook Banned This Woman's Weight Loss Pic - Why?
'Vaginal Knitting" - Watch Woman Knit From Wool Inside Her Vagina
Source: The Frisky
Could He End Up In Jail For This?
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TheGloss is hiring a part time fashion writer to produce 4 posts a day. The posts should be related to fashion or beauty, with a funny, irreverent take on the subject. Are you that part time fashion writer? Maybe! You should probably check to see if you meet the following requirements, unless you have cool telepathy, have seen the future, and already know you belong. Either way, send an e-mail to Jennifer [at] thegloss.com with a cover letter, resume and writing samples if you are interested. More
You have to drink because you’re a very sensitive person, and you have to quiet the demons raging inside you, okay? Like Sartre did. Check out this list of writerly cocktails. I’m fetching myself an Ishiguro Sake Bomb.- HTML Giant
This is a picture of some of the 124 men who entered an Ernest Hemingway lookalike contest. No word on whether a drinking contest was part of the competition. [Via The Guardian]
Bret Easton Ellis is a douchebag. No. If you like Bret Easton Ellis, you are a douchebag. It baffles me as to how many of you self-obsessed morons have deluded yourselves into actually thinking you have anything in common with … More