George R.R. Martin Is Hiding in a Cabin So He Can Finally Finish the Next 'GoT' Book

We might actually get to read 'The Winds of Winter' one of these days.


The Books That Can Change and/or Ruin Your Life in College

A reading list and a cautionary tale.


What Is a 'White Girl'?

We spoke to Hilton Als ahead of the UK release of his book, 'White Girls'.


What It's Like Adapting Haruki Murakami's Surreal Fiction

An experimental performance visualizes the Japanese novelist's magical world IRL.


A Day in the Life of Teenage Morrissey

Ahead of the release of his new album 'Low in High School', we dug out Moz's schoolboy diary.


Touring the Worst-Rated Nightspots in... Stoke!

Where the drinks are cheap and the tops come off.


Who Is the Real Asahd Khaled?

To celebrate his first birthday, we spoke with the young producer to make sense of being the baby don, mogul and icon.


If Israeli Occupation Tactics Came to the Bronx

Joshua Cohen's 'Moving Kings' is a brilliant novel about Israeli soldiers turned tri-state eviction movers.


The Syrian Exile Who Went from Depressed Cabbie to Celebrated Writer

Osama Alomar's 'The Teeth of the Comb' is a surreal story collection about human dignity in the face of hatred and absurdity.


What if Jeb Bush Were President?

The article no one asked for but everyone needs.


F. Scott Fitzgerald Will Never Die

A collection of unpublished stories, ‘I’d Die for You,’ brings the famous Jazz Age author back to life, sadder and funnier than ever before.


The Night I Left the Cocktail Party for Doughnuts

Welcome back to Stranger Than Flicktion, our Flickr-inspired column. We provide writers with five random food-related Flickr images and ask them to construct a fictional short story in under five days.