Transcription of the 2005 Kenyon Commencement Address - May 21, 2005 Written and Delivered by David Foster Wallace (If anybody feels like perspiring [cough], I'd advise you to go ahead, because I'm sure going to. In fact I'm gonna [mumbles while pulling up his gown and taking out...
Why Therapists Should Talk Politics By RICHARD BROUILLETTE ​New York Times  MARCH 15, 2016  Couch is a series about psychotherapy.   “I’m meeting my boss later,” my patient said. “I’m worried she’s going to tell me I’m...
A version of this op-ed appears in print on August 4, 2013, on page SR8 of the New York edition with the headline: The Trauma of Being Alive. TEH  ​TALKING with my 88-year-old mother, four and a half years after my father died from a brain tumor, I was surprised to hear...