Posts Tagged: Madonna

Birthday Suits

  Yesterday it was my birthday–the very not-exciting 31st, though I have big plans for good food and drink in New York this weekend which is, in fact, very exciting. Last night I had a cocktail in my dream-birthday-bar which

Birthday Suits

  Yesterday it was my birthday–the very not-exciting 31st, though I have big plans for good food and drink in New York this weekend which is, in fact, very exciting. Last night I had a cocktail in my dream-birthday-bar which

Apocalypse ANN: Winking at the Armageddon with Ann Magnuson

Over the weekend one of my witch friends texted me, “Hey, you know Ann Magnuson is coming to town this week, right?” I, swamped with writing a grant proposal, had no idea. Unlike other acquaintances, witches have the special ability

Apocalypse ANN: Winking at the Armageddon with Ann Magnuson

Over the weekend one of my witch friends texted me, “Hey, you know Ann Magnuson is coming to town this week, right?” I, swamped with writing a grant proposal, had no idea. Unlike other acquaintances, witches have the special ability

BREAKFAST AT FREDDY’S: GUEST BLOGGER BEN MCCOY’S LOVE LETTER TO FREDERICK’S OF HOLLYWOOD

Ironing Board Collective occasionally features the voice of a special guest writing a single post. This one’s courtesy of Ben McCoy. Ben wanted to write a love letter to Frederick’s of Hollywood, who she feels is an underappreciated fashion resource. Ben’s

BREAKFAST AT FREDDY’S: GUEST BLOGGER BEN MCCOY’S LOVE LETTER TO FREDERICK’S OF HOLLYWOOD

Ironing Board Collective occasionally features the voice of a special guest writing a single post. This one’s courtesy of Ben McCoy. Ben wanted to write a love letter to Frederick’s of Hollywood, who she feels is an underappreciated fashion resource. Ben’s

When I am an Old Woman I Shall Wear Purple…or Something

IBC will occasionally feature the voice of a special guest writing a single post. This first one’s courtesy of Louise Rafkin.  Louise Rafkin is a journalist and author whose work has appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle, the Washington Post

When I am an Old Woman I Shall Wear Purple…or Something

IBC will occasionally feature the voice of a special guest writing a single post. This first one’s courtesy of Louise Rafkin.  Louise Rafkin is a journalist and author whose work has appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle, the Washington Post

If a Pose is Struck in a Forest…

The vogue-ing gay holds a locked archetypal position in the world fashion scape. That spot can often look like:  The homosexual accomplice constructing straight white women into striking towers of fierceness. The slave. The black man gliding in and out

If a Pose is Struck in a Forest…

The vogue-ing gay holds a locked archetypal position in the world fashion scape. That spot can often look like:  The homosexual accomplice constructing straight white women into striking towers of fierceness. The slave. The black man gliding in and out

Rain, Gangsters, Madonna, and other Provincetown Influences

Greetings from Northampton, Massachusetts, land of coffee and juice drinks and giant oak trees and rivers and that other tree that no one can tell me anything about but it’s scabby little blossoms bloom only at night and smell like

Rain, Gangsters, Madonna, and other Provincetown Influences

Greetings from Northampton, Massachusetts, land of coffee and juice drinks and giant oak trees and rivers and that other tree that no one can tell me anything about but it’s scabby little blossoms bloom only at night and smell like

Let Icons be Bygones

Ok. The first time I realized I was out of touch with the current generation of young people was when a 22 year old woman told me “You look good for your age.”  I was 28 at the time. The

Let Icons be Bygones

Ok. The first time I realized I was out of touch with the current generation of young people was when a 22 year old woman told me “You look good for your age.”  I was 28 at the time. The