WATCH: Sarah Paulson Is On To Something New

Watch Ocean's 8 star Sarah Paulson behind the scenes at Paulson's first Bustle cover shoot, shot by Jason Bell, art directed by Becky Brown, and styled by Gabrielle Prescod. Hair: Earl Simms. Makeup: Adam Breuchuad. Manicure: Elizabeth Garcia.
By BDG Video

Joan Iyiola Is Turning Shakespeare And Stereotypes Inside Out & We're Here For It

Joan Iyiola is a British-Nigerian actress of stage and screen. She is most notably known for 'The Duchess of Malfi', 'Eclipsed' and BBC’s 'New Blood'. She trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School after reading Law at Cambridge University. She…
By Joan Iyiola

First, We Eloped. Then, We Got Halal Food.

Women’s life choices have always been saddled with traditions and conventions that don’t necessarily serve us: finite timelines, finite storylines for when, who, and how you love, how you look, what you do, where you go — and our "dream weddings"…
By Gabrielle Moss

How My Dating Life Changed When I Stopped Saying, "I Don’t Know. What Do You Want To Do?"

It’s the age-old question: “I don’t know. What do you want to do?” If someone were to pay me a penny for every time I've uttered these words, I'd be giving Bill Gates a run for his money. I don’t know exactly where this indecisiveness originated,…
By Amanda Chatel

Travel Writing is Inherently Colonial — But I'm Writing A Memoir That's Different

One function of travel writing is to make the reader feel like they're traveling with you, or so I've been taught repeatedly. But if the job of travel writers is to bring the faraway close up, I wonder why what ends up on the page often reads like a…
By Bani Amor

The Reason I'm Choosing To Move 700 Miles Away From My Partner

I moved to New York City for the first time in college, to begin a much-anticipated internship at Cosmopolitan, a magazine I'd long regarded as my own personal bible. Predictably, I immediately fell in love with the hustle and bustle of the Big…
By Laken Howard

F Weddings — We're Having A Dinner Party Road Trip

You have recently gotten engaged to a wonderful human who you love expansively and profoundly, and you are now beginning to plan a wedding — theoretically, anyway. Gosh, there are a lot of decisions to make. Expensive decisions. Do you: Put it…
By Caroline Nash