A 41-Step Guide to Giving Yourself a Heart Attack

1. Arrive at your parents' house in the Berkshires from Brooklyn. Your parents are not home. Your parents are at the ballet. READ MORE

The Day My Shrink Told Me to Change My Personality

This morning in therapy, my shrink said I should try to be less sarcastic. I laughed. She stared at me. READ MORE

Absolute Transparency, or Love in the Time of Google

When Andrew told me he’d read my essay, he had no way of knowing what it meant to me. He didn’t even say it outright, come to think of it, only confessed to Googling me. It was the quietness of his admission that was so jarringly lovely. READ MORE