Because you’re tired of reading pointless stuff, but do it anyway. Me: I’ve written three novels. I do comms for a non-profit criminal justice data organization. I’m a single mom by choice of a five-year-old girl. I have a crazy dog. Probably I could write about things of intere…
A friend of mine recently wrote for Wired about the sketch comedy I Think You Should Leave—how he’d missed the show’s genius at first and has now come …
Fiona Maazel
From a Paris Review interview with John Ashbery: “A gag that's probably gone unnoticed turns up in the last sentence of the novel I wrote with James Sc…
Fiona Maazel
I’m sorry for the quietus. There are things I’ve wanted to share with you but whenever I sit down to write, I wake up with the keyboard imprinted on my…
Fiona Maazel
I’ve been watching this show obsessively for the last week. Mostly I’m thinking things like: is Damien Lewis hot? Sometimes yes, sometimes no (those of…
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So, yesterday a friend reported to me with some pride that she’s been thinking recently about the importance of words. This is the context of data and …
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Many years ago, during my Paris Review days, I was in the anteroom of some bank, waiting for a colleague to get some money, when I struck up a conversa…
Fiona Maazel
I haven’t forgotten about you. But I *have* been consumed by the fate of democracy, and pretty tongue-tied as a result. And it’s not like any of you ne…
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