What the American public always wants is a tragedy with a happy ending.
- William Dean Howells
Apollo and Daphne
Yes, we curate. But no table service.
Our favorites from Lyz Lenz, John McWhorter, and sometimes those other guys
Bringing Out The Dead
Obits, Epitaphs, Anecdotes, and Near-Misses
Moll Flanders Slept Here
$100 / year
“Nature has left this tincture in the blood, That all men would be tyrants if they could.”
I support The Journal instead.
Friend of Daniel Defoe
$65 / year
“I am giving an account of what was, not of what ought or ought not to be.”
Regular subscription level. New New Journalism & a soupçon of art.
$25 / year
Help! I’m stranded on a desert island! (With Pierce Brosnan?)
(Less than a latte...)