gwyneth paltrow

How To Have An Easy Career Like Taylor Swift

Dear Taylor Swift: Congratulations! You're in style, at the top of the charts and sold-out everywhere. I mean, you needed to be an octopus to carry your haul of gongs from the BMAs. There's no blank space to your trajectory. I like nothing better than seeing a woman shake off the haters and live her wildest dreams. Heaven forbid I'd ever be mean enough to attack a woman. Especially one as powerful as you. But Sweetie, I'm concerned. Power does strange things to people. It slants a world view. Removes natural filters. Causes bad blood. Makes some say unfortunate things like their anyone-would-die-for-it careers aren't hard. Yes. You said that. BBC Radio 1. Nick Grimshaw. "It's not that hard. I'm telling you now it's really not." You probably modeled your career after Gwyneth Paltrow, didn't you?

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Give Your Friends a Peek

You know you want to show your friends you're part of the in-crowd. Whether you're an advance reader or launch day buyer, everyone can get into the Not Without My Father: One Woman's 444-Mile Walk of the Natchez Trace Make a Memory spirit RIGHT NOW. The book's chapter titles are songs, and together, I hope they make a rocking playlist of road music. I've created the entire Not Without My Father playlist on iTunes. Buy the whole thing. Pick-and-choose.

A Recipe For Sound

Edits abound. Deadlines loom. And I want to know if I’m the only person who’s used a pot to magnify the sound of a musical device? When outdoor speakers broke...