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“The road to hell is paved with works-in-progress.” —Philip Roth Starting a project always seems like the easiest part, right? You’ve got an original story that’s never been told before, with a main plot figured out and a bevy of assorted characters ready to carry it. Perhaps you’ve become infatuated with starting your own business, … More Press “Start”

Favorite Longform Articles of the Week: 5/24/15 – 5/31/15

“Les Simerables” Ava Kofman, Jacobin, Fall 2014 “Invisibilia” and the Evolving Art of Radio”  Sarah Larson, The New Yorker, January 2015 “The Slow Death of the University” Terry Eagleton, The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 2015  “What Fuels the Rocket Man?” Will Oremus, Slate, May 2015  “The Last Stand in Africa’s Most Dangerous Park”  Damon … More Favorite Longform Articles of the Week: 5/24/15 – 5/31/15

Favorite Longform Articles of the Week: 5/17/15 – 5/24/15

“The Future of Music” Kelsey McKinney, Vox, May 2015 “ZPM Espresso and the Rage of the Jilted Crowdfunder” Gideon Lewis-Kraus, New York Time Magazine, April 2015  “What Makes the “Lion Whisperer” Roar?” Susan Orlean, Smithsonian Magazine, June 2015 “Why It Pays to Be a Jerk” Jerry Useem, The Atlantic, June 2015 “Brands, The New Merchants of … More Favorite Longform Articles of the Week: 5/17/15 – 5/24/15

Favorite Longform Articles of the Week: 5/4/15 – 5/11/15

“The Upwardly Mobile Barista” Amanda Ripley, The Atlantic, May 2015 “Inside the whimsical but surprisingly dark world of Rube Goldberg machines” Brendan O’Connor, The Verge “Till death do us part” Doug Pardue, Glenn Smith, Jennifer Berry Hawes and Natalie Caula Hauff, The Post and Courier “Why can’t we read anymore?” Hugh McGuire, Medium, April 2015 … More Favorite Longform Articles of the Week: 5/4/15 – 5/11/15