Carolyn Higgins is the former managing editor of Flip the Media and now a contributor. She explores the impact of the digital world on society and culture, environmental and global health issues. In her elusive spare time, she explores the outdoors with her family, experiments with photography and film, and makes art quilts. She reads everything from classic literature to periodicals ranging from "Outside" to "The New Yorker."
Many of us were chilled to read the recent story of Yvette Vickers, the 83-year-old former Playboy bunny and B-movie actress whose body was found in her home ...On November 8, 2012 / By Carolyn Higgins
We hear so much about “the power of social media.” But just how much are we influencing others when we post or tweet to those already in our ...On October 17, 2012 / By Carolyn Higgins
With presidential candidates staking out presences on a variety of social media sites, the old saw “Politics as usual” may be about to become less meaningful – or ...On August 31, 2012 / By Carolyn Higgins