Silky Satin Shadows

I used to find comfort in shadows. Like one finds pleasure in a silky satin robe. And it was a garment I knew well. I hid in the soft darkness, refusing the light of the stage, and as a costume designer, I preferred instead to fluff and pin and perfect the women I’d outfitted who would enter the light in … Read More

Just One Thing

I spent my life hating the way I looked. Growing up, I would have swam the entire Mississippi River just to be a skinny blonde girl with straight hair and no boobs. Wait, WHAT??? Could I have picked something MORE opposite than myself? Did I just want cruel and unusual punishment? Or was it simply that I wanted to be … Read More

One Minute of Unmistakable YOU

  What is one minute? Perhaps, it’s twenty breaths. Or a few sips of espresso. Definitely less time than one red light at an intersection. And yet it everything. One moment can say who you are… The “Kelly Maglia Rocks” video contest is about YOU – and what makes you UNMISTAKABLE (see official contest rules and prizes at Your … Read More