Madeleine Madden on Her Epic New Series The Wheel of Time

For Madden, a self-proclaimed “lover of fantasy,” Egwene is a dream character in many senses. Having grown up in a politically minded family with multiple generations of strong activist role models—including her great-grandmother Hetty Perkins, an elder of Australia’s Arrernte tribe, and her grandfather Charles Perkins, a freedom fighter who sought to end discrimination against … Read more

How Do You Spend Your Time Working?

How much time do you spend on email, meetings, research, writing, training, admin, and other work-related tasks? What does your task breakdown look like? Is it consistent or does it vary from week to week? (Related question: Do you think this task breakdown suits your personality?) {related: personality tests everyone should take} I was curious … Read more

JoJo Siwa Goes Sheer in Black Dress and ‘First Time’ Heels at AMAs – Footwear News

JoJo Siwa made a dynamic entrance at the 2021 American Music Awards—simultaneously marking her first time wearing heels on the red carpet. The “Dancing with the Stars” contestant swapped her maximalist aesthetic for classic glamour, arriving in an elegant black gown. The style featured an off-the-shoulder bodice and sheer flowing skirt, accented with layers of ruffles. … Read more

7 Of The Best Pilot’s Watches Of All Time

Modern pilot watches aren’t really made for aviators anymore, despite them retaining all the key characteristics that made them tool watches in the first place. Advances such as electrical navigation has largely made the notion of using only paper, pencil and the slide rule on your trusty Breitling to make important calculations obsolete, while most … Read more

By 2030s, travel time between KL and S’pore may be cut to just 47 minutes

Disclaimer: The following opinion piece represents author’s personal views. This may come as a surprise to some of you acquainted with my earlier opinions or my recent article on the high-speed railway (HSR) link between Kuala Lumpur (KL) and Singapore, but here it comes: Singapore and Malaysia should not build HSR. Ever. Why the sudden … Read more

The 17 Best Chanel Nail Polish Colors of All Time

In our humble opinion, everything emblazoned with the iconic Chanel logo warrants attention—and the brand’s nail polish line is no exception. Brimming with full-bodied hues ranging from classic ruby red to kitschy mint green, there’s a Chanel nail polish color for every occasion. Best of all, each shade is formulated with nourishing ceramides and bioceramides, which work to … Read more

Well Intentioned: How Mindy Kaling Is Leaning Into Introspection, One Vision Board at a Time

From mantras to meditation, mindfulness to manifestation, Well Intentioned offers an intimate look at how to make space for self-care in meaningful ways, big and small. Back in 2008, before Mindy Kaling was a writer-actor-producer-showrunner-mother-mentor, she was a writer-actor on The Office who used her spare time to blog about shopping, as one did in … Read more

Your Favorite Layering Brand Is Making Outerwear For The Very First Time

You may know the brand for its warmest-on-the-market turtlenecks and leggings, but this fall/winter, Cuddl Duds is expanding into a new category: outerwear. [The chronically chilly crowd goes wild.] As with its celebrated base layers, the key words associated with the launch are “coziness” and “comfort,” which come to life through a range of puffers, … Read more