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Samantha Leach


New York, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Samantha:

Stephanie Land On 'Maid,' The Netflix Adaptation, & Building A She-Shed

The author of the bestselling memoir opens up about bringing her story to the small screen in Netflix's 'Maid.' → Read More

The Private World Of Camila Cabello

The singer on her new album, 'Familia'; Shawn Mendes; filming 'Cinderella'; and using TikTok to shut down the body shamers. → Read More

Why Ghosting Feels Like “You’re In The Middle Of A Murder Mystery Plot”

In "Ghosts," Dolly Alderton channels her exploration of modern love into fiction. The essayist talks to Bustle about autofiction and how men fall in love. → Read More

For Lindsay Shookus & Kristin O'Keeffe Merrick, It’s Real Talk Or Bust

'Saturday Night Live' producer Lindsay Shookus and Kristin O'Keeffe Merrick reflect on the tenets of their working friendship. → Read More

How Fried Chicken & Black Bean Noodles Helped Michelle Zauner Writer Her Memoir

Singer-songwriter Michelle Zauner reflects on adapting her memoir 'Crying In H Mart' for the big screen. → Read More

At 28, Patti Smith Smoked Pot, Ate Pizza & Wrote Poetry

Patti Smith reflects on her life at 28, the year she released her seminal album, 'Horses,' and her relationship with Robert Mapplethorpe. → Read More

Stassie Karanikolaou On Kylie Jenner, Instagram Shoots & Her Childhood In LA

Stassie Karanikolaou — Stassie Baby on Instagram, BFF to Kylie Jenner, ex-girlfriend of Noah Centineo — is finally ready to be her own main character. → Read More

Chef Liz Rogers Is a Proud ‘à la Mode Girl’

The founder of Creamalicious Ice Cream is bringing a Southern twist to the summertime favorite. → Read More

The Author Of 'Three Women' Explores Sex & Trauma Once Again, This Time In Fiction

Author Lisa Taddeo speaks about her new novel 'Animal,' which follows her acclaimed nonfiction book 'Three Women.' → Read More

St. Vincent On Battling Fate & How Paul McCartney Made Her Laugh-Cry

The artist took inspiration from women like Lauren Hutton, Joni Mitchell, Tori Amos, and more for her new '70s inspired album. → Read More

Torrey Peters On 'Detransition, Baby,' Toni Morrison, & Her Bad Taste In Audiobooks

Torrey Peters’ bestselling novel, 'Detransition, Baby' is among the first written by a trans woman to be released by a big-five publisher. → Read More

Mary Beth Barone Is The Dr. Phil For F*ckboi Addiction

The comedian has all the answers when it comes to the perils of Tinder-era dating. → Read More

Kate Berlant & Jacqueline Novak On 'Poog,' Wellness, & Comedy

Podcast co-hosts Jacqueline Novak and Kate Berlant say 'Poog' is their most earnest act yet. → Read More

Don’t Write Maria Bakalova’s Story Off As A Hollywood Fairytale

In less than a year, 'Borat 2' scene stealer Maria Bakalova has gone from a relatively unknown Bulgarian actor to an Oscar-nominated Hollywood phenom. → Read More

Arianna Huffington Beat Burnout — And You Can, Too

Thrive Global Founder Arianna Huffington reflects on the wellness journey that led to her latest book. → Read More

Bolu Babalola’s First Short Stories Were "'The O.C.' Meets Meg Cabot"

Twitter sensation and 'Love In Color' author Bolu Babalola reflects on her writing routine. → Read More

The Second Wave Of Instagram Poetry Is Here

It’s more comedic, crass, and has far less calligraphy, but they’re still baring their souls in a series of stanzas. → Read More

Taylor Momsen On The Pretty Reckless, 'Gossip Girl' & Loving The Beatles

The Pretty Reckless frontwoman Taylor Momsen reflects on crafting the band's latest studio album. → Read More

Priyanka Chopra Jonas Wanted Her Memoir To Read Like Letters To Her Younger Self

Actor and newly minted author Priyanka Chopra Jonas opens up about the process of writing her memoir 'Unfinished.' → Read More

Inside The Fiercely Private, Celebrity-Filled World Of Lisa Frank And Her Son Forrest Green

Lisa Frank is in the midst of an Instagram-driven renaissance. You can thank her 21-year-old son — and director of business development — for that. → Read More