“This Is the Worst,” a collaborative (“crowdsourced”) art project I initiated back when I was a cartoonist, formerly buried in the archives of my old comics website, now has its own Tumblr. The public is invited to contribute.
An audiobook edition of We Learn Nothing, read by me, is now available.
“The Man and Me,“ an essay on my old nemesis in The Week, January 14, 2015.
“When Art Is Dangerous (Or Not),” an essay on the Charlie Hebdo cartoonist assassinations, New York Times Sunday Review, January 11, 2015.
Charlie Hebdo, 2 November 2015. Cover by Luz.
An essay for the New York Times‘ “Menageie” series, about the dispiriting moral problem of killing things around the house.
“Is Monogamy Insane?“,* an essay on monogamy, polyamory, marriage and the impossibility of all relationships for The Men’s Journal. An expanded version of this piece will appear in my next book.
*I’ll just mention once again that writers don’t get to title their own articles
“Death of Our Clown,” Al Jazeera, August 17, 2014.
I explore people’s possibly pathological attachment to their pets, and eulogize my own late cat at some length, in the Weekend Review of the New York Times.
Several of my essays have been translated into French and published by Moyen-Courrier.