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RIP, Jay Lake

The writer Jay Lake has died.

The murder mystery in her backyard

Nina Burleigh’s NYT investigative murder story reads like fiction. But it isn’t.

The art of the overheard

Be inspired by what you overhear in the world.

Live or love? Of or if?

When typos and misreads lead to discovery.

Be for real

Facebook may be waning with the kids but not with writers.