Lisa Marie Basile

Lisa Marie Basile

Editor & Freelance Writer

Lisa Marie Basile is a writer & editor living in NYC. She writes about women, sexuality, foster youth, the occult, and the arts. She founded lunalunamagazine.com. Books; http://amzn.to/1ORD1Sg

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Refinery29

Witchcraft's New Branding — As Self-Care For Dark Times

Simultaneously sitting at the crossroads of alt and mainstream, the witch caught on — even for people who’d never considered her magic before. And it’s led us to where we are today.

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Cosmopolitan

I Am Happily Married to God — as a Consecrated Virgin

Yes, I'm celibate. No, I'm not a nun.

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HelloGiggles

If you want to become a poet, here are some words of advice

Create the poetry you want to read. There are no rules, and if someone tells you there are, they’re probably not evolving quickly enough.

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lunalunamagazine.com

INTERVIEW WITH THE LOVE WITCH'S ANNA BILLER: "I LIKE TO CONSTRUCT AN ALTERNATE REALITY WITH CINEMA"

I do love glamour, and I’m not going to apologize for that. I am deliberately trying to bring back dignity and pleasure to glamour, which is something that used to give women a great deal of pleasure before they started having to feel guilty about it.

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The Huffington Post

Foster Care Youth: We Are Everyone And No One's Responsibility

Imagine being young, alone, and having literally no one advocate for you. Imagine it. With overcrowded school systems, lack of resources in low-income neighborhoods and, ultimately, few people who understand the condition of the orphan, the foster care spiral becomes a black hole.

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I Took A DNA Test To Get My Health And Fitness Profile

I Took A DNA Test To Get My Health & Fitness Profil...

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Is Rosemary The Key To A Longer Life? – What's Good by V

People are living well over 100 years.

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Next Post Know Your Supergreens: A Cheat Sheet On What's What

Next Post Know Your Supergreens: A Cheat Sheet On W...

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It's Time To Stop Being So Scared of Meditation – What's Good by V

It's Time To Stop Being So Scared of Meditation – W...

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ravishly.com

What's Not Said: “I’m Jealous of You.”

Lisa Marie Basile's What's Not Said column explores topics people feel uncomfortable talking about out loud — things that exist in nuance and areas of shame or misunderstanding.

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whatsgood.vitaminshoppe.com

I Quit Drinking Alcohol For A Month—Here’s How It Went

I Quit Drinking Alcohol For A Month—Here’s How It Went

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Greatist

Why Taking DNA Tests Can Change How You See Your Family ...

I am roughly equal parts Mediterranean (only 20% of that being Italian!), Northwestern European, Iberian, Middle Eastern, West Asian—with a bit of Balkan and Ashkenazi Jewish mixed in.

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HelloGiggles

9 beauty secrets from the most glamorous women in history

9 beauty secrets from the most glamorous women in h...

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On Privilege Guilt: My Fraught Path From Foster Care To Luxury ...

“Normalizing privilege is dangerous to community and to the nation.”

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Greatist

A Few Tricks for Kicking Insomnia (Without Medication) | Greatist

But by trying—and failing—and trying again, I found the right solution for me. I took actual care of my body, said no to the problem, and gave myself the time I needed to move through it.