Tag Archives: Jamie Beck

mannequins and self-portraits, seeing me

Mannequins If we think of mannequins at all, we think of the ubiquitous figures we see standing in store windows everywhere. But the development and history of mannequins is fascinating. The term mannequin is from a French word, coming from the Flemish word meaning “little man.” The very first mannequins were dressed up dolls. But […]

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the frontier is female, godless

No Man’s Land I have so much to say about this picture, I hope I can get it all out. Godless, is a new Netflix drama that’s going to air this Wednesday, the 22nd. “The Frontier is Female,” is one of the show’s slogans, and I love it because it seems ever so appropriate given […]

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on becoming a webzine

I don’t know exactly when it started, I wasn’t really aware of the process. I don’t know if one day something just cracked, and it crossed over some line. It, Look For The Woman, is becoming a webzine.   Maybe it’s simple, I’ve always loved magazines. From an early age, the dreamer in me felt nourished by what were called […]

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vacation or travel?

I just got back from what I would call a vacation, a mini-vacation on Cape Cod. It was a vacation because I had to do very little. (Honestly, next to nothing.) That, is a vacation. It’s the lounge on the beach, go eat a lobster roll for lunch, come back and lounge on the beach […]

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