The author discovers devastating secrets while going through her late father’s belongings.
Thursday, April 16
Wednesday, April 15
David Chase, the creator of The Sopranos and director of the series finale, analyzes the final scene shot-by-shot.
How pop-up tax preparers make billions off the poor.
Rachel Syme has written for The New Yorker, The New York Times, Grantland, and more.
“You have this sense that you’re bonding, but at the same time you're also going to betray them. Because if you hear this quote that they say or you see it in a mannerism, you write it in your notebook and you think ‘I got it.’”
On his anxiety as a teenager, the treatment he was given for it, and the way that the psychiatry of the day failed his family.
Tuesday, April 14
On the parallel sadness of Thom Gunn and Elizabeth Bishop.
The woman that the mixed martial arts star beat nearly to death tells her side of the story.
The man who killed John Wilkes Booth was a eunuch. By choice.
The writer’s obsession with a genus of snake known as “indigo.”
Monday, April 13
Tracing the 3,339 miles the Canadian ran in 1980, on one good leg and one prosthetic limb.