By Darlene Alvarez As the dog days of summer wind down, it’s the perfect time to curl up with a good book. The air gets cooler and home feels cozier when it’s time to reach for a soft blanket and whip up a hot mug of tea to pair with your reading, and you couldn’t… Read More Books to Enjoy with the Changing Seasons
By Katrina Simpson Jailbird Detective is the novel that we’ve been waiting for. In 1940s Hollywood Elvira Slade is an ex-con from London with a shady past… We talk to her creator, Helen Jacey. I’ve always been a huge Forties Noir fan – the fashion, the style, the movies. But for a long time I’ve been… Read More Feminist Noir: Helen Jacey Smashes Stereotypes with a new Type of Heroine
Story and Photos by C.L. Shoemaker I don’t remember the exact day or month I came across the old, yellow hard covered books in my search for something to read. Perhaps I was looking through a box in my mother’s closet or came across the books after a move, but their old, worn spines intrigued… Read More Heirloom Histories: Sharing A Good Mystery
In the summer of 1945, Marjorie Jacobsen and her college roommate, Marty, found themselves in the middle of the sprawl and excitement of Manhattan, looking for summer jobs and new adventures away from their native Iowa. An unforgettable moment in time is what became of those three months in New York, at the end of… Read More Reading to Remember the Best Summer at Tiffany
In November, our founder and Editor in Chief Paris Kim had the opportunity to speak about her inspirations and the creation of Marjorie Magazine for a panel sponsored by Blurb Books, Unsplash, and Weebly, highlighting the power of self-publishing and marketing. With Blurb, our publisher, we couldn’t imagine a better host for our print magazines… Read More Read our Founder’s Interview on the Blurb Blog!
Photos by Marjorie Magazine… Read More A September Dream: Scenes of the Gatsby Summer Afternoon 2017!
We couldn’t be more pleased to finally give you all our beautifully-crafted jewel that is Marjorie Magazine: Spring & Summer 2017! Within the pages you’ll find our featured articles from incredible contributors and photos that capture the beauty of the past in the present. For 48-pages it is a fairly quick read, and even more… Read More Marjorie Magazine: Spring & Summer 2017
Bourne Ceaselessly Into the Past with the Art Deco Society of California… Read More Summer at Gatsby’s