4 articles

Love—In Other Words

“Love purifies. Suffering never purified anybody; suffering merely intensifies the self-directed drives within us. Any act of love, however--no matter how small--lessens anxiety's grip, gives us a taste of tomorrow, and eases the yoke of our fears. Love, unlike virtue, is not its own reward. The reward of love is peace of mind, and peace of mind is the end of man's desiring.”

The author's first published article.


On Self-Respect

An essay on understanding our character, worth, and limits.


How the Sausage Is Made

The search for the perfect hot dog – by way of haute cuisine.


Waiting in the Wings

A profile of Chelsea Clinton.