America’s favorite sharpshooter suffered a sugary makeover in Hollywood and Broadway depictions, which depicted her as someone willing to throw matches and stomach bratty men. In truth, the Ohio-born performer was both steelier and savvier, with lots for a...
In my rather long acquaintance with the world of Faerie, there are a few things that have helped me stay connected to that world. I believe that in these strange times of feeling and indeed being disconnected from our...
Illustrations © Guinevere von Sneeden This month we asked our readers: Tell us what attracts you to Art Nouveau … and how it influences you today.   The biggest thing for me is it totally reminds me of my Grannie! She was...
We wanted to introduce you to Melissa Herold, fantasy author and herbal alchemist, and her debut fantasy novel Heaven’s Silhouette: Iyarri Chronicles Book 1, which just came out this week and which you can find on Amazon, Apple books, Kobo and more. Though...
Rona Berg: Several years ago, you wrote a beautiful novel called Mermaid. Can you share a tantalizing bit about what inspired it? Carolyn Turgeon: I actually kind of sold that book by accident, after a UK publisher bought the rights...
We have some exciting news to share about our friend and frequent glamorous contributor Rona Berg, who just received the Women in Wellness Environmental Leader Award from American Spa! Isn't that awesome? Please go congratulate Rona on her Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ronaberg/ And you can...
We hope you're doing beautifully today. We have some beautiful news for you too: Serafina and the Seven Stars, the fourth Serafina book in Robert Beatty's best-selling series, came out yesterday from Disney Hyperion! And we have an exclusive excerpt you can...
By Alice Hoffman Illustration by Charles Vess Article from the Autumn Issue #40 - Subscribe or Buy Issue The most glorious hour in Manhattan was when twilight fell in sheets across the Great Lawn. Bands of blue turned darker by the moment as...
Photography by Jo Bradbury Photography Joanne Fleming’s sensibilities are not a surprise. The British designer’s sumptuous, sensual wedding and evening gowns appear nothing so much as the costumes created in the mind eye’s during a particular lush and fanciful fever...
We’ve worked with gown designer JoEllen Elam Conway of Firefly Path on several projects—including our summer 2017 cover featuring six luminous fairies garbed in diaphanous, pastel gowns and the elven crown tutorial she contributed to our Tolkien issue—and we...