Five Minutes Of Escapism For Your Day

This week might just be the longest of the year thus far—thankfully we've got a quick break for you in the form of online levity.

We are anxious, scared, and really unable to focus on much more than the ominous themes of the world right now, and perhaps you are feeling the same? We want to keep our eye on the ball (and to continue to encourage you to make the most of the six days until the election), but are also in dire need of some levity and a healthy distraction, however brief. 

Allow us to present you with a brief online respite to brighten your spirits and your web browsers:


Friend and modern renaissance woman Stella Blackmon made her first short film and debuted it on Instagram. Virtual Summer has been called "lovely" and "delightful" by more people than we can count...and her talented star reminds us that the kids are alright. 


Because, LIZZO.


Joy To The Polls might be coming to a polling location near you (if you are lucky!)! 


Karen O's Closet Concerts (featuring cameos by her adorable babe) on repeat for your heaviest of days. 


For an hour of enjoyment and inspiration, join us tomorrow for "An Evening with The Glorias". Register here for this free virtual panel discussion celebrating Gloria Steinem’s life and work with the creators and cast of The Glorias



Social Justice & Climate Action: A Conversation With Ashley Engle On Why You Cannot Separate The Two and How You Can Help Combat Them Both

"My advice to anyone wanting to stand up for Unci Maka (Grandmother Earth) and our future generations: Start where you are because the frontlines are truly everywhere!"


April 2021 Tarotscopes

Dear Aries: You thought you knew where you stood, who you were, and what made up your compass, but you somehow awoke to spinning ground beneath your feet and a spinning head to match.

Sandrine Duval, 'In the Mood', 2018

Street Photographer & Author Gulnara Samoilova On Empowering Women, Artistic Expression & The Power of Confident Work

"I want to create an inclusive community for women artists from around the globe who are pushing the boundaries of street photography in new and exciting directions. I’m interested in empowering women so that can tap into their creativity and feel confident about making work, whether they are professional or amateur photographers."


Money and The Art of Receiving

"In our modern world, the connection between wealth and feminine energy has been mostly forgotten."


Motif Founder Shanetta McDonald On Storytelling, Healing, & Connection

"By opening up about these unique experiences, women of color build esteem and lift the shame of hiding their true selves from the world. We’re able to be seen, and feel heard, and that is healing."

Where do we go from here Headshots

Where Do We Go From Here? Join The Fold For A Conversation About The Impact of COVID-19 on Women and Mothers In The Workplace

Join us for a free virtual event featuring Angela Garbes, The Fold's Nora Gomez-Strauss and hosted by Executive Editor, Amanda Carter Gomes.


March 2021 Tarotscopes

Dear Pisces: Striving towards your vision is very different than gazing wistfully upon someone else's. There are amazing gifts out there all around you, being offered freely and with great love, but if you don't bother to raise your head then you surely won't bother to see them.