SELECTED WRITING

"Book Review: The Untold Journey by Natalie Robins." The Wall Street Journal, August 18, 2017.

"Book Review: Lights On, Rats Out by Cree LeFavour" The New York Times, July 24, 2017.

"Book Review: Nothing Natural by Jenny DiskiBookForum, June, July, August 2017. 

"My Virginia Woolf Doll." Tablet Magazine, May 30, 2017.

"Book Review: Robert Lowell, Setting the River on Fire by Kay Redfield Jamison" The Wall Street Journal, March 31, 2017.

"Book Review: The Genius of Judaism by Bernard-Henri Lévy" The New York Times, February 10, 2017. 

"Women, Men and the Way We Write About DepressionTime Magazine, February 7, 2017.

"My Mother was my greatest terror and my greatest love" Elle, January 27, 2017

"'So We Read On' and 'Bohemians, Bootleggers, Flappers and Swells.'" The New York Times December 4, 2014.

"Making My Therapist Laugh." The New York Times November 8, 2014.

"A Novel of the 'Post-Wounded Woman'." The New Yorker August 14, 2014.

"Behind the Green Baize Door." Bookforum April/May 2014.

"The Upside of Anger." Bookforum April/May 2014.

"Philip Seymour Hoffman: 'A Small Boy Chased By Furies'." The New Yorker February 5, 2014.

"Bridget Jones Is Back." Elle October 15, 2013.

"In My Head, I'm Always Thin." Elle May 23, 2013.

"Who's Sorry Now?" Elle February 27, 2013.

"Where a Thousand Words Paint a Picture." The New York Times December 19, 2012.

"Is Depression Inherited?." The New York Times July 28, 2012.

"Les Enfants Terribles." W March 2012.

"Mike Tyson Moves to the Suburbs." The New York Times Magazine March 15, 2011.

"My Life in Therapy." The New York Times Magazine August 4, 2010. 

"A Summer Rental of One's Own." The New York Times July 7, 2010. 

"Dream Girl." T Magazine April 14, 2010.

"The Lady Vanquished." Bookforum June/July/August 2009.

"A Journey Through Darkness."  The New York Times Magazine May 6, 2009.

"No Success Like Failure." Bookforum February/March 2009.

"The Story of Eau." T Magazine December 3, 2006.

"Mother of All Surrogates." The New York Times Magazine May 14, 2006.

"Can This Divorce Be Saved?" The New Yorker April 22, 2002.