MOST RECENT ARTICLES BY:

David Marchese

  1. in conversation
    Isabella Rossellini on Evolution, #MeToo, and the Good Parts of Aging“I knew I was not an ideal woman,” she says. “But I suggested something that allowed people to complete their fantasies.”
  2. in conversation
    Terry Gross on the Art of the Q&A and the Guest That Most Surprised Her“If you’re willing,” says the Fresh Air host, “you can get an interview to a pretty real emotional place.”
  3. Wrestling With the Mysteries of Physics Is Good for Your SoulAuthor and theoretical physicist Carlo Rovelli on his new book, Reality Is Not What It Seems.
  4. everything guide
    Why You Suck at Stuff, and How to Get BetterFrom throwing pots to giving massages: finding the pleasure in being bad at something, and learning how to do it right.
  5. happiness
    To Get Happier, Focus on What Makes You MiserableA counterintuitive rejoinder to America’s get-happy-now craze.
  6. vulture lists
    24 Outrageous Prince Stories“I literally saw him fire a guy for looking at him.”
  7. encounter
    152 Minutes With the Chief Priestess of CreativityJulia Cameron, the author of The Artist’s Way, has been unlocking our inner spirits for more than two decades.
  8. q&a
    There’s No Such Thing As ‘You,’ But That’s OkayA new book offers some thoughtful insights about what it means to be conscious.
  9. sex on campus
    A Big Ten Basketball Player on Hooking Up 5 Times a Week“It gets old sometimes, sleeping with people and having it not mean anything.”
  10. happiness
    Your Boss Wants You to Be Happier. This Is Not a Good Thing.A new book uncovers the tricky thinking behind the science of employee happiness. 
  11. happiness
    An Interview With the French Author Who Has Happiness Figured OutFrederic Lenoir’s French best seller, Happiness: A Philosopher’s Guide, arrives in America.