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Personal Essays

  1. trust us
    Why You Should Be Reading Romance NovelsThey’re not what you think.
  2. how did i get here?
    How My Son and I Ended Up in a Film About FilmInstant Dreams, a documentary about Polaroid enthusiasts, comes to New York. I’m in it. How’d that happen?
  3. What Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’s Depiction of Mental Illness Means to MeSeason three has been a revelation for its honest depiction of mental illness.
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    I’m a Proud Gay Man. Beauty and the Beast Made Me Who I Am TodayWhen you feel trapped in a metaphorical castle, sometimes it’s your own capacity for magic that liberates you.
  5. Trevor Noah’s Book ‘Born a Crime’ Is Out November 15thBack in January, Daily Show host Trevor Noah signed on to write a book of personal essays about growing up in South Africa, and now the title, […]
  6. mental illness
    John Green Discusses Dealing With Mental Illness“People get better every day. Of course, they get sick, too.”
  7. Trevor Noah Is Writing a Book of Essays About Growing Up in South AfricaThe Daily Show’s Trevor Noah has a book in the works. According to Yahoo, Noah has signed on to write a collection of personal essays about […]
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    Tom Petty: Confederate Flag ‘Shouldn’t Have Any Part in Our Government’“We’re creating so many of our own problems.”
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    Cristela Alonzo Looks Back on Her ABC Show’s CancellationCristela got the ax last Thursday.
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    American Sniper Is Not the Iraq War Film We NeedIraq War veteran and author Brian Turner on the film’s problems.
  11. Paul Feig on His First Kiss and Subsequent Catastrophic HumiliationPaul Feig’s essay for Rookie Magazine about his first kiss, and his very embarrassing response to it, is probably as close to a time machine as […]