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Open Thread for August 15

By EmmaAugust 15, 2010
What is this dog's name? We don't know. Which Sparkler sent us this pic? We couldn't say. Why does looking at this picture give us the urge to crawl into bed and sob until our eyes are swollen shut? We think that's obvious. ... More  →
Open Thread for August 15

Open Thread for August 14

By EmmaAugust 14, 2010
This ed messed up last weekend's open thread, and she humbly apologizes and begs your forgiveness. Her heart is as heavy as a Sedona rock and as pained as the butt of someone who just sat on a cactus. A THOUSAND SORRIES. Elana28 sent... More  →
Open Thread for August 14

The Friday Awards

By Emily WinterAugust 13, 2010
Can you heeeeeaaar me, Sparklers? I'm not sure I get good reception here—this gorgeous, small-ish US city pictured on the right. Should I paint myself in gold and st... More  →
The Friday Awards

Open Thread for August 13

By Emily WinterAugust 13, 2010
Eh, fellow Sparkitors? Can you help my out with a picture? :/ Or this could go pictureless. Naked threads. Edgy. Sexy. A little self-conscious. HOT. I'm into it. ... More  →

Open Thread for August 12

By Emily WinterAugust 12, 2010
LATE FOR WORK! LATE FOR WORK!!! I FEEL LIKE THIS PICTURE. GET IT TOGETHER, WINTER. Thanks, Dont_panic__42 for sending us your brownies. Next time, we want to see them in 3-D. On my desk. In real life. Noms.... More  →
Open Thread for August 12

Awesome Thing of the Week

By Chelsea DaggerAugust 11, 2010
There's nothing more hilarious than a good ol' sibling row, that's what we at SparkLife always say. If you disagree, maybe you haven't spent enough time with Chelsea Dagger and her twin sister, who have been trading pranks, punches, and friendly beatings since before the... More  →
Awesome Thing of the Week

Open Thread for August 11

By Emily WinterAugust 11, 2010
Hahahahahahaha! Dooooooooood, this is AWESOME. This ed is so happy that Eebyenoh thought to take a picture of this gray paint swatch and send it in for an open thread. Very clever, Eebyenoh. We'll have to keep on eye on you—you could be a... More  →
Open Thread for August 11

Writing for SparkLife FAQ

By Emily WinterAugust 10, 2010
Every week at the SparkLife headquarters, we receive between 11 and 76 red wheelbarrows full of emails about contributing to SparkLife. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions. I want to get a Sparkler post published on SparkLife! How do I do this? Write a... More  →
Writing for SparkLife FAQ

Open Thread for August 10

By Chelsea DaggerAugust 10, 2010
This picture, submitted by the lovely Drum_Minor, captures our greatest love in life: BAKED GOODS. WITH ICING. AND SPRINKLES. Excuse us while we sprint to the bakery (it's only 29 blocks away) and drop mad cash on thirty dozen cupcakes. SUGAR COMA, HERE... More  →
Open Thread for August 10

Cute Thing of the Week

By Chelsea DaggerAugust 9, 2010
As far as cuteness goes, it's hard to top a pair of chunky bunnies—but fluffly, cuddly baby chicks run a close second. Here's what summersanders has to say about these little darlings: This is a picture of my two baby chicks: the... More  →
Cute Thing of the Week