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Open Thread for March 4!

By SparkLifeMarch 4, 2015
  I just recently went to San Juan, PR and thought I'd share one of my favorite pics. This was from the Yokahu Tower in the El Yunque National Forest. I'm back home in the cold again, but this makes me smile. I can almost feel... More  →
Open Thread for March 4!

Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Scared of Giving Up My Dreams to Take a "Safe" Job

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 3, 2015
Dear Auntie, People always tell you to go after your dreams. But what do you do when you’re 99% sure that dream is unattainable, but there's this 1% of you that keeps hoping it may be possible? I realize this probably makes no sense, so I'll... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Scared of Giving Up My Dreams to Take a

Veronica Roth Is Working on a Star Wars-ish Duology!

By Janet ManleyMarch 3, 2015
Veronica Roth, girl who—like you—wanted to be an author, but ~unlike you~ published Divergent at age 22 to become an international best-selling author, is WRITING ANOTHER SERIES!

For the night crowd: new books! And I'm the one writing them! NOW, in fact. (Well, I guess right now I'm

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Veronica Roth Is Working on a <i>Star Wars</i>-ish Duology!

Lily James Is ACTUALLY CINDERELLA at the Latest Cinderella Premiere

By Chelsea DaggerMarch 3, 2015
Following Daniel Radcliffe's grand tradition of LITERALLY TRANSFORMING INTO YOUR CHARACTER, Lily James left her ordinary self behind and became a REAL-LIFE FAIRY TALE PRINCESS at the LA premiere for Cinderella. She floated onto the red carpet in a dazzling Elie Saab gown, t More  →
Lily James Is ACTUALLY CINDERELLA at the Latest <em>Cinderella</em> Premiere

Taylor Swift Is Asked About Love Life, Gives Non-Gossipy Answer

By Ashley Brooke RobertsMarch 3, 2015
MAYBE SHE LIKES LEAVING THAT SPACE BLANK, GOSSIP-MONGERS. That’s our theory about TSwizz's love life after reading her interview with The Telegraph, in which she talks about everything from her consistent worrying to her tight-knit posse of female friends, and says badass things like “my point... More  →
Taylor Swift Is Asked About Love Life, Gives Non-Gossipy Answer

Girl Becomes Friends With Neighborhood Crows, Reaps Earthly Rewards

By Amelia BienstockMarch 3, 2015
HEADS UP, HARRY POTTER NERDS: OWL POST IS REAL!! Okay, well not exactly, but we have news that shows man's kinship with the avian species is stronger than you might have thought possible in a muggle world. THE CROWS HAVE EXTENDED US AN OLIVE BRANCH.... More  →
Girl Becomes Friends With Neighborhood Crows, Reaps Earthly Rewards

Let's Take a Closer Look at the Notes People Leave on Taylor Swift's Door

By Jason SaenzMarch 3, 2015
Since Taylor Swift moved to New York City, our lives have changed: at any moment, we know we could run into her strutting through the city, just doing good deeds on her legs, tossing her hair, being an ambassador; at any moment, we could spot her emerging from a SoHo shopfro More  →
Let's Take a Closer Look at the Notes People Leave on Taylor Swift's Door

This Titanic Fan Theory Will Change the Way You Look at Jack

By Nicole DiekerMarch 3, 2015
If you've seen Titanic, which is possibly one of the Greatest Movies of All Time (along with Mean GirlsThe Sound of Music, and Die Hard), you probably had a lot of questions about Leonardo DiCaprio's Jack Dawson. For example: —How did Jack end up in Southampton in the first... More  →
This <i>Titanic</i> Fan Theory Will Change the Way You Look at Jack

Open Thread for March 3!

By SparkLifeMarch 3, 2015
Bet there's a great view from the top... Submit your photos to contribute@sparknotes.com with your username t0 get your pix on the site!... More  →
Open Thread for March 3!

Auntie SparkNotes: I Want My Friends to Text Me More

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 2, 2015
Hello Auntie, My friends are constantly on their phones. Whether we are chilling in our dorm or just going out to a restaurant, the mobile devices are always in hand. While this excessive use doesn't really bother me, I feel left out because I never receive... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Want My Friends to Text Me More