Tori is a writer at large and a recovering fatalist. Her writing has appeared in Salon, Jezebel, The Hairpin, Chicago Magazine, the Barnes & Noble Book Blog, and elsewhere. Here, she tries out weird beauty projects and talks to people doing cool things in publishing.

What It's Really Like To Be Instagram Famous

As an “art,” Instagram is fairly straightforward. People enjoy photos with bright white lighting. People judge selfies, but “heart” them anyway. You can’t go wrong with a painstakingly arranged photo of coffee, a croissant, and fresh flowers. But…
By Tori Telfer