Fashion and Francophilia

Gwendolyn  is a francophile, foodie, and photographer living in a Connecticut and working in New York’s magazine industry. She specializes in large format film photography. What are you reading right now? D.V.:Diana Vreeland – It’s the autobiography of Diana Vreeland,…

Your Future Friend

Tanya is a New York native currently living in Brooklyn. Four years back she  left a piece of her heart in New Orleans. She’s a lover of film, history, detective stories, and very rare steaks. Five years ago today, this…

Marxism & Snot Rockets

Siân Evans is a librarian living in New York. She works for a digital image library and in her spare time writes about open access issues in art history. She also runs the Tumblr, Conversations with Women. Brooklyn was quiet,…

De Facto Bookshelves & Dawson’s Creek

Jess MacLeish is a native New York stater, former New Orleanian transplant, and current Queensite. She edits children’s books for a living and is a big believer in karma. Call her, beep her, tweet her: @jessmacleish. After being cornered on…

A Logo Legend

Alex Roberts is a graphic designer living in Austin, Texas. In addition to graphic design, she draws with charcoal and pencil, specializing in surreal portraits. I don’t remember the first time I met Alex, though I suspect it involved calculator…

Writer, Musician, Beloved Bibliophile!

Kimberly Bunker is a writer and musician living in Brooklyn, NY. Her stories have been seen in PANK, Used Furniture Review, Storychord, and other magazines. She also plays piano and synths in the band Secret Cove. Why Kafka? Why this…

Celebrity Bookself: The Man Repeller

Well, here’s where I admit to watching MTV Cribs. But, more than that, to looking past the sparkling chandeliers and canopy bed frames for a glimpse of the bookshelves. Sure, most of them displayed shoe collections and diamond encrusted trinkets,…