Find a beautiful piece of art. If you fall in love with Van Gogh or Matisse or John Oliver Killens, or if you fall love with the music of Coltrane, the music of Aretha Franklin, or the music of Chopin - find some beautiful art and admire it, and realize that that was created by human beings just like you, no more human, no less.
Before Dr. Ruth and Carrie Bradshaw, there was another pioneer in the progressive field of talking to women frankly about sex: Cosmopolitan editor Helen Gurley Brown. Brown, who passed away today at…
Cosmo was my high school magazine addiction.
Mr. Mickey and PAPERMAG were saddened to learn this morning that Disco Queen Donna Summer had died of cancer. She was 63. We’ve all shaken our booties to the musical magic of Miss Summer on tunes like “Last Dance,” “On the Radio,” “She Works Hard for the Money” and “Love to Love Ya Baby.” Miss Donna could always get us dancing. She indeed worked hard for the money. RIP Donna Summer!
“And now,” cried Max, “let the wild rumpus start!” Maurice Sendak
I can’t even deal with this. Spike Jonze must be besides himself this week. First a teenage hero passes away and now a childhood hero. So thankful these two creative humans were such a huge part of my life and inspired me to think absurdly, dream vividly and be wild.
I’m just going to post a ton of fashion from the Met Gala and think about pretty dresses.