How big money is overwhelming judicial elections and corroding our confidence in the courts
Impassioned orator, eloquent statesman, esteemed writer—but who was Edmund Burke the man?
A new way to deal with disturbing voices offers hope for those with other forms of psychosis
After umpteen years of living in America, an English writer gives thanks for its salient pleasures
Confessions of a novice writer at the New York Post
When a quirky old man who lived on the Cape died, I thought I didn’t care
The first of November doesn’t only herald a season of fall leaves, football, and Thanksgiving feasting. It’s also the start of National Novel Writing Month, when writers across the country take to their desks—or coffeeshop tables, couches, and bars—to try to pen a 50,000-word novel by the end of the month. Not feeling the writerly inspiration yet? Take a peek at David Handlin’s roundup of the 100 best American novels. It just might inspire you to write the 101st.
Not exactly Yeats, but noteworthy nonetheless