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Fiction

  1. fiction
    Future CatMaggie found a way to make time go forward. But what she really wanted was a way to look back.
  2. fiction
    Day of RestSarah wanted her faith pristine enough to warrant a test. Then she met Jacob.
  3. the cut on tuesdays
    What Counts As Selling Out?On this week’s podcast, a conversation and a story.
  4. books
    Sally Rooney Strips the Novel for PartsWhy can’t all books be like this?
  5. books
    How to Write About Impossible Female PainOn Miriam Toews’s latest novel, Women Talking.
  6. fiction
    Period, Ellipsis, Full StopWhat happens when your new start comes to a halt?
  7. fiction
    Creative DifferencesA short story about exposure, creativity, and toothpaste.
  8. fiction
    Now Wait for This WeekA short story about bad men, rich roommates, and adult birthdays.
  9. fiction
    Night Divine: A Short Story by Samantha HuntA holiday ghost story about love, motherhood, and addiction.
  10. first person
    Becoming a Woman Who Yells at Her ChildrenNo other transition in my life has shocked me more.
  11. cat person mania
    ‘Cat Person’ Author’s Book of Short Stories Is Coming SoonIt’s a short-story collection called You Know You Want This.
  12. longreads
    15 Great Books by Women We Read This YearA big year for female writers.
  13. 6 Cats React to ‘Cat Person’“Robert sounds like a bad date, sure. But what kind of owner is he?”
  14. literature
    What I Learned After Lorin Stein Published My StoryA lesson in power, sex, and fiction.
  15. talking to
    9 Men on Seeing Themselves in ‘Cat Person’“I hate Robert and deeply hope that I’m not him, but I think we — men — all are.”
  16. longreads
    Other Books to Read If You Liked the Story ‘Cat Person’From the works of Mary Gaitskill to The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P.
  17. fiction
    13 More Things You Didn’t Know About Your Favorite Fictional CharactersDumbledore was gay and Princess Leia had a PhD, but what else don’t we know?
  18. books
    Bill Clinton and James Patterson Are Writing a Novel About a Missing PresidentWhomever could it be about?
  19. George Saunders: Fiction Makes You Less Self-AbsorbedWith a little help from Chekhov.
  20. cut book club
    12 Books We’re Reading to Understand the Election ResultRead with us.
  21. cut book club
    11 Books We’re Reading Right Now Our picks for the month of July.
  22. fiction
    The Girls Misses What’s Truly Scary About the Manson StoryThe book chooses imaginary girlhood innocence over real vulnerability.
  23. interview
    Everybody Is Wrong About Candace Bushnell If you think her new book is about Sex and the City, “you’re just cray-cray.”
  24. Can Where the Wild Things Are Teach Kids Empathy?The larger life lessons of picture books.
  25. dubious achievements
    The Nominees for Worst Sex in a Novel in 2013Oh god.
  26. great projects
    Read an Excerpt From Prada’s New International Literary JournalEvery short story features eye glasses.
  27. gender vs. genre
    Meet Bill Spence, Romance-Novel-Writing GrandpaAwww.
  28. celebrotica
    Natalie Portman Moves to Paris, Black Swan–ifiedOur resident romance novelist rewrites the tabloids.
  29. celebrotica
    Cast Out of the Chateau Marmont: An Erotic Lindsay Lohan OdysseyOur resident romance novelist rewrites Lindsay’s latest travail.