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.
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.
For JSTOR Daily, I wrote a critique of addiction memoirs featuring Leslie Jamison’s The Recovering: Intoxication and its Aftermath.