fiction

Men Should Read More Fiction After a Breakup

Forget that song on repeat, the true balm for a broken heart is a good book

Sean Penn’s Novel Is the Worst Ever Written By an Actor — But He’s Got Competition

Sean Penn wrote a novel. That Sean Penn: the actor who I believe peaked in 1982 with a turn as the dumbest stoner alive in…

Nick Cutter Will Scare the Shit Out of You Like Stephen King Never Did

A conversation with the best literary gore-master working today

‘People Who Say Their Kids Change Them Are Full of Shit’

A conversation with Deadspin columnist Drew Magary