A new essay on why I don’t wear lipstick. Read the essay.
A new essay on being a secondary mourner. Read the essay.
A new essay on relationships in Purple Clover. Read the essay.
A new essay on how it feels to sell the family home. Read the essay.
My review of MY EDUCATION by Susan Choi. Read the review.
My review of BOBCAT and other stories by Rebecca Lee. Read the review.
My conversation with Meg Wolitzer on writing, publishing, women in fiction and her new novel. Read the interview.
My review of “THIS CLOSE,” a short story collection by Jessica Francis Kane. Read the review.
My essay on the recipes handed down to us, and the ones we hand down. Read the article.
A new essay on friendship. Read the essay.
My review of a beautiful short story collection by Mary Costello. Read the review.
New essay – “When This You See, Remember Me” about our connections to people via things. Read the essay.
Check out my essay on “Thinking Outside the Box” – how I came to be a writer who sells vintage clothing, rather than a writer who teaches – Read the essay
My review of The Red House, Mark Haddon’s new novel. Read the review.