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Articles by Ginger Blackstone

Ginger is a writer, like a lot of people. Ginger likes this fact. We are all in this soup together.

An Unfinished Room of One’s Own
September 11, 2010 – 5:38 pm | Comments

All muss, no fuss.

On the Eve of my Sister’s Bachelorette Party
August 21, 2010 – 3:00 am | Comments
On the Eve of my Sister’s Bachelorette Party

Since high school, since we each received our first cell phones, my sister, Sara, and I have left rediculous voicemails for each other.  From songs like “I Like Big Butts” to choice clips by Britney Spears that sound hilarious when taken …

The Hardest Choice
August 14, 2010 – 7:13 pm | Comments

Sometimes the only sane choice is the most difficult.

A Life Less Shameful
August 7, 2010 – 7:35 pm | Comments

Re-creating my world without my father’s shadow.

“Into the Wild” Child
July 31, 2010 – 7:15 pm | Comments
“Into the Wild” Child

Colton Harris-Moore, Christopher McCandless, and The New Survivalists

Your Choice is Not My Choice
July 23, 2010 – 4:28 am | Comments

ast night, I put my foot in my mouth.
Having a few beers with my co-workers from Martha’s Bakery, where I now waitress four days a week, my girlfriend asked me what I was doing the next day. “Writing …

Choister Self-Branding 101
July 16, 2010 – 6:39 pm | Comments

Forging a creative career in one’s mid-twenties, especially in New York City, can be daunting. Everyone who has a job scored it through mind-boggling maneuvering and this hazy thing called “networking,” which saps the spontaneity out of Happy Hour and makes …

When Romance Drools, Practicality Rules!
July 8, 2010 – 8:12 pm | Comments
When Romance Drools, Practicality Rules!

Growing up means getting the basics done, even in crisis.