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This Week in Fiction: Zadie Smith on Inhabiting the World of Billie Holiday

I_n this week’s story, “Crazy They Call Me,” you inhabit the world of Billie Holiday, writing the story from the singer’s perspective. Can you remember when you first heard Billie Holiday’s music and what it meant to you?_<p>I would have been very young. She was always played in my house—both my …

George Saunders by Sam Lipsyte

<b>SL</b> That ties in with a lot of what you’re doing in <i>Lincoln in the Bardo</i> about shared suffering. There’s a line I recall: “Everybody has lost …

Pope Francis was offered a Tesla Model S or a Nissan LEAF, he chose the LEAF

While Catholicism advocates to end poverty, the Vatican is known for its excessive luxury. The current Pope has been known for not indulging, or at least less so than previous Popes, in the luxurious lifestyle.<p>He showed his more modest attitude again recently when he reportedly turned down Tesla’s …

On The Realities Of Being A Black Woman With Borderline Personality Disorder

An excerpt from Do What You Want, a new U.K. zine about mental health.<p>On April 28, the world of DIY publishing will get a stellar new addition with <i>Do</i> …

Custom Family Portrait Illustration, Personalised Digital Print, Gift Idea

Custom Family Portrait<p>Customised with your family and pets, the artwork will be created and emailed to you as a DIGITAL file which you can print from home, have it printed at a print/copy centre or use it online. All that is required is a couple of photos and a short description before I create …

Joshua Tree California Ringer Tee- Desert Tee- 70s 80s- Vintage Inspired- Graphic Tee- Women's Fitted T-shirt- Sweatshop Free

Description<p>We've got those California desert vibes with our Joshua Tree ringer t-shirt. Tee is a natural white with contrasting brown ringer neck and sleeves. 70's inspired graphic and color scheme. Joshua Tree, California print. Blank back. Printed on fitted tees. We suggest sizing up if you are …

The Groom's Tearful Reaction to Seeing His Bride Is the Absolute Sweetest

Junyoung and Brittany were both living in Seoul, South Korea, when they met four years ago. They went on their first date just a couple days before Brittany's birthday. "I had mentioned it in a passing conversation beforehand, and he brought a birthday present to our date," she said. "I knew he was …

Landscape Photography

Our Favorite Marriage Proposal Photos From Real Couples Who Just Got Engaged

We can't stop double-tapping our Instagram feed lately! There are <i>sooooo</i> many beautiful marriage-proposal photos, we just had to find out the stories of how they all happened. And since these stories are always too cute to keep to ourselves, here's our roundup of our favorite proposal photos and …

Museum to host exhibit of Latina's civil rights photography

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Mexican-American photographer Maria Varela was present at some of the most dramatic moments of the Civil Rights Movement, …

Black History

Here Are Some of the Best Ways to Sharpen Your Images in Photoshop (VIDEO)

Everyone want nice crisp images, right? But there’s a difference between “crisp” and “crispy” as you’ll learn in the video below. Photoshop offers a …

Hasselblad announces four new lenses for its X1D camera system

The compact medium format camera builds out its lens library.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>1<p>The compact medium format camera builds out its …

David Rubinger, 92, Photographer Who Chronicled Israeli History, Dies

JERUSALEM — His first camera, an Argus, was a parting gift from a French girlfriend he met while serving with the British Army in Europe in 1945. She gave it to him as he boarded a train on his way back to his adopted home in Palestine. That, he said later, was when his lifelong love affair with …

Israel

How Petra Collins Went From Failing High School To Photographing For Gucci

In an industry where the same five men shoot almost every campaign, Collins used her youth and femininity to blaze a new trail.<p>Author:<p>Publish …