As the New York Writers’ Coalition annual Write-a-Thon approaches, some thoughts on the role of creativity binges—and community—in the writing life.
How the commons makes everything else work.
An outsider works to restore an abandoned chateau in historic Burgundy.
In response to the Wisconsin and Aurora shootings, a writer reflects on communal responsibility, gun violence, and American understandings of difference.
Many public spaces have long been neglected, but it’s time for their revitalization.