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 six-year-old girl. I have a crazy dog. Probably I could write about things of interes…
Lately, I’ve been thinking about exposure. Yes, of course, exposure once the masks come off and everyone can see me again (have you had that thing happ…
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 …
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…
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…
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…
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 …
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…
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