This chronicle of my headache woes has gotten a wonderful response. Thanks to everyone who read on Medium.
I wrote about the life and impact of Joan Rivers for The New Republic.
I wrote about why I don’t believe in guilty pleasures for Literary Hub.
Me on the parties and pathos of Elizabeth Hardwick in the The Believer.
On Susan Sontag’s life, death, and obituaries, from The Believer.
We did a bunch of year-end lists at Crime Reads (I particularly did the psychological thrillers) but I thought maybe I’d do a more inclusive year-end list, which reflects what I actually read, These are in no particular order, though I’d make a special plea for Snyder’s book, which I don’t feel like it got the publicity it deserves:
For a Sontag geek like me this was pure pleasure (at Lit Hub).
I am unduly proud of this.
I wrote about one of my very favorite shows, Justified, over at CrimeReads.
I wrote about my special relationship to Gatsby and its noir undertones at CrimeReads.