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.
Profiling Nathan Ripley/Naben Ruthnum for Crime Reads was a lot of fun.
I had a lot of thoughts about The Bachelor, which I wrote about for Avidly.
Here’s an essay I wrote for Crime Reads about why books about rape are labeled memoir instead of true crime.
I made a list of my favorite books about addiction for Crime Reads.
I did a big summer/fall roundup of mysteries for Library Journal.