Entries Tagged 'Journalism' ↓

The 5 Rules of a Happy Marriage

Maybe it’s scheduling a special lunch every payday, or going the extra mile to find the perfect gift. Here, husbands and wives share their highly personal prescriptions for wedded bliss.

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5 rules

Judaism’s New Age

“New Moon” women’s groups, eco-kosher households, secret mystical Kaballah practices, Jewish renewal is giving an ancient religion a whole new spirit. This remarkable revitalization of a religion that prides itself on holding onto tradition has been spurred by the same longing for community and meaning that has sent so many other Americans on spiritual quests.

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Judaism's New Age

Show Your Personal Side With An Essay

Writing about your life experience helps you connect with readers and break into markets. Since essays are short every word has to count. This article tells you what editors are looking for.

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shhow your personal side with an essay

Telling All at the Woodstock Writers Festival

Despite a relatively modest budget for publicity, a lineup of panelists and presenters put the Festival on the media map—including well-known local memoirists and festival organizers, Susan Richards, Abigail Thomas and Laura Shaine Cunningham—and best-selling authors Dani Shapiro, Susan Orlean, Ruth Reichl and Julie Powell.

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Woodstock Writers Festival 2010

Fat, Flashy & Fashionable. Showing Off Instead of Hiding…

While regular-size women take for granted the right to make an individual statement through what they wear, fat women are all lumped together as part of one large, amorphous, fleshy mass. I have boundless admiration for fat women who actually do get out there and make the effort every day, despite the limited goods on the market, their limited budgets, and a lifetime of brainwashing that indoctrinates them to cover up rather than show off.

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Fat Fashion Frustration