Women Who Inspire: Oyindamola Shoola, Author, and Poet

This is the second installment of a new and exclusive series here on Feminine Collective called “Women Who Inspire.” As an ongoing series, it will feature women of all ages and from all walks of life and will endeavor to highlight some of the creative and inspirational stories of their daily lives. Recently I had […]

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Women Who Inspire: Kate Torgersen, Founder, and CEO of Milk Stork

This is the first installment of a new and exclusive series here on Feminine Collective called “Women Who Inspire.” As an ongoing series, it will feature women from all walks of life and will endeavor to tell the creative and inspirational stories of their daily lives. Recently I interviewed Kate Torgersen, Founder, and CEO of […]

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FREDERIC FEKKAI’S World of Beauty Expands

In the late 80’s one of my clients as a makeup artist was the divine Dawn Mello, the President of Bergdorf Goodman. One day she asked me if I knew of a great, appealing hairdresser to open a new Hair Salon at Bergdorf Goodman. Since I was recently working with Frederic Fekkai on photo shoots […]

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The other woman aka Stepmother

Cinderella hates me and rightly so I would too if some woman came back home with my father so recent after my mother’s passing so why did I do it, you ask out of desperation, he seemed nice that or marry the brute who’s been pestering my father for my hand, giving my family no […]

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Rapunzel, untangled

Mother’s been bugging me to leave the tower she can’t stand me moping around I don’t mope, I told her, I just like staying home –admiring the view, the gardens, the garden– a lot, that’s all, apparently too much for her liking I know you’ve heard some rumors about my hair let me set the […]

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Finding the Right Travel Partner

Now that you are part of the Baby Boomer generation or close to it, you may have the freedom to travel and be able to leave your home at the drop of a hat. If you are married, you and your husband might be old hats at this. However, if you now find yourself on […]

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Three little pricks (An account by Mr. Wolf)

I’ve had it with those little pricks this time they’ve gone too far first my fruits then my land I heard they’re now after my fur to bully an old lone wolf like that is really too much even for three pigs–pricks! a wolf’s got his dignity & pride I tried to talk nice the […]

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Snow White and the 7 Pygmies

my seven dear friends told me what happened while I was sleeping apparently a man disguised as a prince tried to kiss me! must have been some audacious explorer thank god my friends woke me up in time needless to say, he got what he deserved he won’t be doing much kissing anytime soon, or […]

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