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
By Diana Lyndhurst The year was 1997. I was sixteen years old and stuck in a small Australian town, waiting for my life to start. No one I knew had the same interests as me and I felt very lonely and misunderstood. Then one day as I was browsing through a magazine, I saw a… Read More The Lost Romance of the Pen Pal
Story and Photos by C.L. Shoemaker When I think back to my first encounter with a typewriter, I remember the curiosity and intrigue as I pulled it from the back of my mother’s closet. I had been poking around her closet, looking through old boxes to examine the treasures she had tucked away from her… Read More For the Love of Typewriters
A Short Story by Daniel DiQuinzio “Market East and Gallery.” Adrian heard the conductor shout as he entered the rail car. Those in front of him headed towards the rear section of the car. He glanced over his shoulder, saw there were no visible open seats making him decide he would instead follow the other… Read More “Departure Time”
A Story by Daniel DiQunzio… Read More “Milk, Sugar and Cream”
Spring and Summer are the best times for living your best life, and just as quickly as it comes, these moments leave us, and not without lasting sweet impressions. So just as the days get longer and the warm air entices us to stay out for mischief among the town, it’s important that these moments… Read More Introducing Summer Memories: Our Exclusive Memo Books for Capturing Your Adventures in Ink!
A Story by Daniel DiQuinzio… Read More “Hold Some More Please”
Less than a few months after releasing the Spring/Summer issue, Marjorie Magazine is proud to present to our readers our expansion in an exciting new way: our online store! Marjorie Mercantile carries only the most unique yet affordable thrift items, along with antiques and delicate typewritten work. Of course, here is where you will be… Read More Marjorie Mercantile is OPEN!
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
by Joella Brewer… Read More Instant Ancestors