Stuff Read in 2017

Short Stories
1. "The Opera Singer" by Priya Sridhar, in Nightmare Magazine
2. "Most Die Young" by Camille Bordas in The New Yorker
3. "His Hair Was on Fire" by Ron Carlson in the Kenyon Review
4. "Monster Girls Don't Cry" by A. Merc Rustad in Uncanny
5. "Android Whores Can't Cry" by Natalia Theodoridou in Clarkesworld
6. "Mag, the Habitat and We" by Lia Swope Mitchell in Apex
7. "So Far the Distance" by Chloe N. Clark in The Bohemyth
8. "Carry Me Home, Sisters of St. Joseph" by Marie-Helene Bertino in Electric Literature
9. "One Thousand Paper Cranes" by Julie C. Day in Kaleidotrope
10. "Soliloquy in a Cheap Diner Off Route 66" by James Beamon in Apex
11. "The Imagined Lives of Chelsea and Beatrice" by Megan Neumann in Empyreome
12. "See Sky Sea Sky" by Chloe N. Clark in Syntax & Salt
13. "The Prairie Wife" by Curtis Sittenfeld in The New Yorker
14. "The Old Man and the Phoenix" by Alexandria Baisden in Apex 
15. "Run" by Brandon Taylor in Brooklyn v. 1
16. "Frites" by Brandon Taylor in Little Fiction
17. "We're Just People" by Brandon Taylor in Catapult 
18. "The Bells" by Lyndsie Manusos in Apex 
19. "How Bees Fly" by Simone Heller in Clarkesworld
20. "An Unstable Radiance" by Abby Burns in (b)OINK
21. "Minor Moves" by Brandon Taylor in Catapult
22. "Danger: Live Bear Trap" by Carolyn Watson in The Saturday Evening Post 
23. "Radio Werewolf" by Cassandra Khaw in Fireside
24. "And In Our Daughters, We Find a Voice" by Cassandra Khaw in The Dark
25. "The Unmailed Lettery" by Kseniya Melnick in Granta
26. "Trawling the Dark" by Sera Flynn in Syntax & Salt
27. "The Scavenger's Nursery" by Maria Dahvana Headley in Shimmer
28. "Story Time at the Rip Tide Inn" by Ron Gibson, Unbroken Journal
29. "Some Thoughts on the Reproductive Strategy of the Common Octopus" by Bogi TAKÁCS in Clarkesworld
30. "Extinctions" by Lina Rather in Shimmer 
31. "Love Pressed in Vinyl" by Devon Wong in Strange Horizons 
32. "Red Hood" by Eric Schaller in Nightmare
33. "The Cold, Lonely Waters" by Aimee Ogden in Shimmer 
34. "Balancing Act" by Christina Dalcher in Syntax & Salt 
35. "Cut, Cut, Cut" by Walter Mosley in Apex
36. "The Selkie Wives," by Kendra Fortmeyer in Apex
37. "A Long, Long Dog , Having Chased its Orbited Tail" by Nolan Liebert in Syntax & Salt
38. "The Adventurer's Wife" by Premee Mohamed in Nightmare
39. "Dark Warm Heart" by Rich Larson in  
40. "Wasps" by Kate Barss in Tin House
41. "Wool" by Brandon Taylor in Bull
42. "Flowers by the Road" by Jennifer Todhunter in Syntax & Salt 
43. "I Ate Three Eggs Every Single Morning For a Week - Here's What Happened" by @actioncookbook in Every Day Should Be Saturday 
44. "Say, She Toy" by Chesya Burke in Apex
45. "With Cardamom I'll Bind His Lips" by Beth Cato in Uncanny
46. "I Am Your Rabbit" by Bo Balder in Bracken
47. "Regarding Your Future With the Futures Planning Consortium" by Raq Winchester & Fran Wilde in Fireside
48. "A Reunion of Waves" by Chloe N. Clarke in Third Point Press
49. "Sun, Moon, Dust" by Ursula Vernon in Uncanny
50. "Fallow" by Ashley Blooms in Shimmer
51. "Transformation, Metamorphosis, Swan" by Cathy Ulrich in Wild Hunt
52. "The Machine of the Devil" by Maria Haskins in Flash Fiction Online
53. "Aiming for God" by L.L. Madrid in Likely Read
54. "Epoxy" by Chris Dungey in Likely Read
55. "How Does Your Garden Grow?" by Georgene Smith Goodin  in Syntax & Salt
56. "A Scent of Happiness" by Iain Ishbel in Kaleidotrope
57. "Saudade" by Cassandra Khaw in Daily Science Fiction
58. "Never Quiet Again" by Jess Zimmerman in Catapult
59. "A Love Story" by Samanta Hunt in The New Yorker
60. "Matchsticks" by Jennifer Todhunter in Necessary Fiction 
61. "Snow White" by Mikki Kendall in Fireside
62. "All the Ways He Won't Die" by Jess Zimmerman in Catapult
63. "The Sound of" by Charles Payseur in Nightmare
64. "Praying to the God of Small Chances" by L. Chan in Arsenika
65. "The Average Man is Not Hard to Mystify" by Chloe N. Clark in Cheap Pop Lit 
66. "Show, Don't Tell" by Curtis Sittenfeld in The New Yorker
67. "Prakt Means Splendor" by David Ebenbach in The Kenyon Review
68. "Feather and Void" by Charles Payseur in Shimmer 
69. "The Rule of Capture" by Christopher Brown in Reckoning
70. "The Last" by Premee Mohammed in Metaphorosis 
71. "Small Changes Over Long Periods of Time" by K.M. Szpara in Uncanny 
72. "Wendy, Darling" by A.C. Wise in Daily Science Fiction
73. "If You Were a tiger I'd Have to Wear White" by Maria Dahvana Headley in Uncanny
74. "The Blue Unicorn" by Bruce McAllister in Daily Science Fiction
75. "Nine Little Rabbits, All in a Row" by Donna J. W. Munro in Syntax & Salt
76. "Menagerie in Motion" by Amy Sisson in Syntax & Salt
77. "R*E*X" by Mike Adamson in Syntax & Salt 
78. "Crow's Eye" by Sarah Hollowell in Fireside
79. "The Vigil" by Matt Neil Hill in Syntax & Salt
80. "The Ivory Hummingbird" by Caroline M. Yoachim in Daily Science Fiction
81. "Thursday's Child" by Damhnait Monaghan in Fiction Pool
82. "Clean, Cleaner, Cleanest" by Sherman Alexie in The New Yorker
83. "Trash Flowers" by Matt Neil Hill in Shotgun Honey 
84. "Everything's Shitty at Price King" by Kathy Fish in Elm Leaves Journal
85. "This Goddamn Place" by Matthew Lyons in Literally Stories 
86. "Falling Marionette" by Jennifer Lee Rossman in Expanded Horizons 
87. "Prosthetic Daughter" by Nin Harris in Clarkesworld 
88. "Packing" by T. Kingfisher in Uncanny
89. "Please forgive us at Blue Apron for this week's meals. We've been having a touch time lately." by Lucy Huber in McSweeney's
90.. "A Silhouette Against Armageddon" by John Wiswell in Fireside 
91. "Maps of Infinity" by Heather Morris in Shimmer
92. "When Mama calls" by Maria Haskins in Bracken
93. "The Space That Matters" by Liz Martin in Neworld Review
94. "Serendipity: This Man Made Up An Entire Personality For His Regular Barista, And She’s Perfect For Him " in Clickhole
95. "Essential Needlework Advice for Shadows, Spectres, and other Ethereal Beings" by Rachel Linn in Bracken 
96. "Salamander Six Guns" by Martin Cahill in Shimmer
97. "For Now, Sideways" by A Merc Rustad in Diabolical Plots
98. "Reversion" by Nin Harris in Clarkesworld
99. "Ghostling" by E. Catherine Tobler in The Dark
100.. "Four Hours of a Revolution" by Premee Mohammed in Pseudopod
101. "Welcome to your Authentic Indian Experience™" by Rebecca Roanhorse in Apex 
102. "Hello, this is Heather in account services" by ActionCookbook in Every Day Should Be Saturday
103. "Second Act Girls" by Lori Sambol Brody in Whiskey Paper
104. "Oven Game" by Paul A. Hamilton in Metaphorosis
105. "The Faerie-Maker" by Nin Harris in GigaNotoSaurus
106. "Caretaker" by Carlie St. George in Shimmer
107. "The Lamentation of their Women" by Kai Ashante Wilson in  
108. "The Wardrobe" by Matthew Sanborn Smith in See the Elephant
109. "How to de-feralize your children for back-to-school" by Sarah Hutto in McSweeney's
110. "And Sneer of Cold Command" Premee Mohammed in The Sockdolager 
111. "Dark was the night, and cold the ground" by Miguel Fernández-Flores in Terraform
112. "The Wraith Child" by Joyce Chng in Oculum
113. "Whalesong" by L. Chan in Metaphorosis
114. "Metal and Flesh" by Marie Vibbert in Daily Science Fiction
115. "Red String" by Cassandra Khaw in The Dark
116. "Lucky Girl" by Erica L. Satifka in The Dark
117. "My Sister, Nozomi" by Sacha Idell in Electric Literature
118. "Exposure" by Kat Gonso in Hobart Pulp
119. "Moved" by Chloe Cole in Terraform 
121. "Hungry Daughters of Starving Mothers" by Alyssa Wong in Nightmare
122. "Chrysalis" by Jennifer Lee Rossman in Cast of Wonders
123. "French Absolutism" by Brandon Taylor in Joyland
124. "Earth Music" by Jennifer Lee Rossman in Syntax & Salt
125. "Blueprints For St. Louis" by Ben Marcus in The New Yorker
126. "The Creeping Influences" by Sonya Taaffe in Shimmer
127. "Fixer, Worker, Singer" by Natalia Theodoridou in Shimmer 
128. "Fandom for Robots by Vina Jie-Min Prasad in Uncanny 
129. "A Series of Steaks" by Vina Jie-Min Prasad in Clarkesworld
130. "The Interruption" by Debbie Urbanski in Terraform 
131. "The Bacchae" by Elizabeth Hand in Nightmare 
132. "That Time of the MOnth" by Colette Arrand in Barrelhouse
133. "Baby Shoes-Half Price-Act Now!" by Lina Rather in The Arcanist
134. "Hare's Breath" by Maria Haskins in Shimmer
135. "The Lies I've Told to Keep You Safe" by Matt Dovey in Daily Science Fiction
136. "Where Everybody Knows Your Name" by Kate Sheeran Swed in Electric Spec
137. "The Axe" by Mark Salzwedel in Electric Spec 
138. "The Future of Hunger in the Age of Programmable Matter" by Sam J. Miller in 
139. "The Nightingales in Plátres" by Natalia Theodoridou in Clarkesworld
140. "The Heart is a Lonesome Hunter" by Eugenia Triantafyllou in Liminal Stories
141. "What You Ate Eats At You" by HL Fullerton in Syntax & Salt
142. "Feðgin" by Wendy Wimmer in Syntax & Salt
143. "Horrifying Writing Prompts" by Dorothy Bendel in McSweeney's
145. "The Sound of His Voice Like the Colour of Salt" by L. Chan in The Dark 
146. "The Atomic Hallows and the Body of Science" by Octavia Cade in Shimmer
147. "For You, I Am Closer Than the Sky" by Chloe Clark in Wyvern Lit
148. "What Can Be Seen" by Premee Mohamed in freeze frame fiction 
149. "The Worshipful Society of Glovers" by Mary Robinette Kowal in Uncanny 
150. "Being the Murdered Wife" by Cathy Ulrich in Bad Pony Mag
151. "Final Girl Slumber Party" by Meghan Phillips in Barrelhouse
152. "If We Survive the Night" by Carlie St. George in The Dark
153. "Midwestern Girl Is Tired of Appearing in Your Short Stories" by Gwen E. Kirby in Guernica
154. "Time in a Bottle" by Colin D. Smith in Empyreome
155. "Landmark" by Cassandra Khaw in Clarkesworld
156. "The Medusa Channel" by Jennifer Lee Rossman in Perpetual Motion's Saturday Morning Flash Fiction 
157. "When Whales Fall" by Darcie Little Badger in The Colored Lens
158. "The Water and the World" by Premee Mohamed in Mythic Delirium
159. "Terrible Lizards" by Fred Coppersmith in Every Day Fiction
160. "The Greatest One-Star Restaurant in the Whole Quadrant" by Rachael K. Jones in Lightspeed
161. "After Burning" by Wren Wallis in Beneath Ceaseless Skies
162. "Cat Person" by Kristen Roupenian in The New Yorker
163. "Out from Behind a Rock" by K.C. Mead-Brewer in Cotton Xenomorph
164. "Willing" by Premee Mohamed in Third Flatiron Best of 2017
165. "Patience, Patience, Hortense, and Wilbur" by Megan Phillips in Cotton Xenomorph 
166. "Sixteen Minutes" by Premee Mohamed in The Molotov Cocktail 
167. "Sunday Dinner Changes Forever" by Julie M. Rodriguez in Truth is Weirder 
168. "Portrait of Skull with Man" by Vina Jie-Min Prasad" in Fireside
169. "Mise en Place" by Jennifer Fliss in Cleaver Magazine
170. "They Honeymakers" by Premee Mohamed in Syntax & Salt
171. "Rock Paper Moon" by Kathryn McMahon in Cotton Xenomorph 
172. "Meat" by Sandra M. Odell in Pseudopod 
173. "Trees Struck By Lightning Burning From the Inside Out" by Emily Lundgren in Shimmer 
175. "And the Village Breathes" by Emily B. Cataneo in Beneath Ceaseless Skies 
176. "Pipers Piping" by Mari Nes in Daily Science Fiction
177. "Poppi's Monster" by Lisa Morton in Nightmare
178. "In the Beginning, All Our Hands Are Cold" by Ephiny Gale in Syntax & Salt
179. "The Birds: Avian Portent" by Jacqueline Doyle in Entropy Mag

1. End of Watch, by Stephen King
2. Difficult Women, by Roxanne Gay
3. Eelgrass, by Tori Curtis
4. Silence Fallen, by Patricia Briggs
5. The Price of Salt, by Patricia Highsmith
6. River of Teeth, by Sarah Gailey
7. This is What I Should Have Said, by Becca Leigh


1. "Inhalations" by S. Qiouyi Lu, in Strange Horizons
2. "Jean-Luc, Future Ghost" by Nin Harris, in Uncanny
3. "In Support of Violence" by Christopher Soto, in Tin House
4. "The Unaccounted" by Philip Schaefer in The Kenyon Review
5. "Gorgon Girls" by Saira Ali in Strange Horizons
6. "The Galatea" by Amanda Pekar in Apex
7 "The Negro Speaks of Rivers" by Langston Hughes
8. "I'm going To be Late" by Paige Lewis in Gigantic Sequins
9. "Anatomy Lessons" by Nora Hickey in Electric Literature
10. "I Met Thirst in a Forest" by Nora Hickey in Electric Literature
11. "I Am Not Married" by Nora Hickey in Electric Literature
12. "Protestations Against the Idea of Anglicization" by Cassandra Khaw in Uncanny
13. "Darling Daughter" by Audrey Carroll in So to Speak
14. "Arcadia" by Lauren Kayes in Blunderbuss
15. "XXXIV" by Derek Walcott in Agni
16. "A Lover, Asleep" by Ada Hoffman in Liminality 
17. "Through the Long Greenhouse" by Stephanie Rose Adams in Guernica
18. "Columbus" by Lev Mirov on his blog
19. "Mors et Vita" by Richard Henry Stoddard on Poem Hunter
20. "Complaint" by William Carlos Williams 
21. "There Will Come Soft Rains" by Sara Teasedale
22. "Dreamers" by Siegfried Sassoon
23. "Sekhmet, the Lion-Headed Goddess of War", by Margaret Atwood
24. "Other Words For Wanting" by Chloe N. Clark in Glass 
25. "The Axolotl Inquest" by Lisa M. Bradley in Uncanny
26. "David Attenborough is a Guide for a Different Earth" by Tasha Coryell in Barrelhouse
27. "I Survived the Summer" by Jess Feldman  in The Fourth River
28. "Mawu" by Daschielle Louis in Rise Up Review
29. "The Day After We Saved the City" by Rose Victor in Strange Horizons
30. "Wolves" by Joseph Capehart (he's a slam poet and I found it on Imgur, youtube link included there)
31. "The Undue Acidity in Your Veins" by Chloe N. Clark in Split Lip
32. "Come Home, Our Sons" by Margaret Hasse in Rise Up Review
33. "Believe in Magic" by Dean Young in Poetry Foundation
34. "Alpine Border Patrol" by Naima Yael Woods in wildness 
35. "Part of Eve's Discussion" by Marie Howe in   
36. "Zyklon B" by Julie Enszer in Split This Rock 
37. "The Beautiful Animal" by Geoffrey Brock in The Poetry Foundation
38. "Girls Without Holograms" by Libby Cudmore in Barrelhouse
39. "What We Talk About When We Talk About Michael Westen" by Libby Cudmore in Barrelhouse
40. "The Conditional" by  Ada Limón on 
41. "Afflicted" by Kristin Laurel in Pulse
42. "How to Grieve: a Primer for Witches" by Sara Cleto in Mythic Delirium 
43. "They Say When You're Drowning, You Let Everything Go to Survive" by Chloe N. Clark in Vagabond City Lit
44. "[It Feels Like Tattling]" by Benjamin Gantcher in Guernica
45."A Desert Highway is the Best Kind of Highway When You Are Twenty-Four and Helping a Friend Move Across the Country to Get Married" by Amorack Huey in Bloodroot
46. "Instructions on Not Giving Up" by Ada Limón in Poets. org
47. "They Held it in Their Hands" by Michael Bazzett in The Boston Review
48. "A Library Is To Books As a Skeleton Is To" by Sam Collier in Liminal Stories
49. "Song of the open road, I" by Walt Whitman
50. "maggie and milly and molly and may" by e. e. cummings in 
51. "La Migra" by José Antonio Rodríguez in The New Yorker
52. "Error Coding" by Chloe N. Clark in (b)oink
53. "For the Dead" by Adrienne Rich
54. "Questions We Asked for the Girls Turned to Limbs" by Chloe N. Clark in Uncanny
55. "For a Russian Poet" by Adrienne Rich 
56. "I am in Danger -- Sir" -- by Adrienne Rich
57. "What you missed the day that you were absent from fourth grade" by Brad Aaron Modlin
58. "Monsters We Create, Woozles We Become" by Levi Sable in Apex
59. "The Seduction of Lemons" by Nin Harris
60. "My father moved through dooms of love" by ee cummings
61. "The Republic of Motherhood" by Liz Berry in Granta
62. "I'm Learning Nothing This Night" by Reginald Dwayne Betts
63. "A City's Death by Fire" by Derek Wolcott
64. "Qi Xi" by Joyce Chng in Uncanny
65. "Tinwoman's Phantom Heart" by Nin Harris in Strange Horizons
66. "These Dreams Your Children Grow" by Chloe N. Clark in Glass: a Journal of Poetry
67. "The Sun Got All Over Everything" by Gabrielle Calvocoressi
68. "Underwater" by Matt Alexander in Strange Horizons
69. "The Maenads" by Ursula K. Le Guin
70. "A Reward For You and the Ones I Don't Think You Need" by Chloe N. Clark in Occulum
71. "Testimony" by Hafizah Geter in Tinhouse 
72. "Oneirophobia" by Chloe N. Clark in Boston Accent Lit 
73. "Quilting the Black-Eyed Pea (We're going to Mars)" by Nikki Giovanni 
74. "Wild Geeze by Mary Oliver
75. "Spice Islands" by Nin Harris in Uncanny
76. "Elemental Love" by Rachel Swirsky in Uncanny
77. "Questions for Those Who Aren't Sure Where to Begin" by Chloe N. Clark in Yes Poetry
78. "Afternoon with Grandparents" by Dominik Parisien in Uncanny
79. "Goodtime Jesus" by James Tate


1. "I Dined With an Arms Dealer at the World's Wildest Dinner Party", by Lars Bjerregaard in Munchies (a Vice channel? Imprint?)
2. "Roxanne Gay on Writing Difficult Women and Her Outlook on 2017" by Julia Felsenthal in Vogue
3. "The Tragic Tale of Mt. Everest's Most Famous Dead Body" by Rachel Nuwer on
4. "Death in the Clouds: the Problem With Everest's 200+ Bodies" by Rachel Nuwer on
5. "A Vast New Tomb for the Most Dangerous Waste in the World" by Christian Borys  on 
6. "A Weekend With a Deep Web Drug Dealer" by Jake Hanrahan on Vice
7. "How Water Bears and Gardening on Mars Could save Us From Extinction" by Rachel Riederer on Vice
8. "Gravity" by Elizabeth Bachner in Longreads (Originally published in Hip Mamma, June 2015)
9. "The Mysterious Disappearance of Keith Davis" by Sarah Tory in Hakai Magazine
10. "I wore men's clothes for a month and it changed my life" by Lucy Rycroft-Smith in The F Word UK'
11. "Heat and ashes: the untold story of the Apollo 1 fire," by Kaleigh Rogers in Motherboard
12. "The Famous Photo of Chernobyl's Most Dangerous Radioactive Material Was a Selfie" by David Goldenberg in Atlas Obscura
13. "Chernobyl Today", by Marcel Theroux in Travel + Leisure
14. "A Prehistoric Killer, Buried in Muck" by Brent Crane in The New Yorker
15. "Welcome to Pleistocene Park" by Ross Andersen in The Atlantic 
16. "Inside the West Texas Sanctuary for Kids Who Killed Their Parents" by Emma Collins  in Vice
17. "In The Future, We'll All Wear Spidersilk" by Nicola Twilley in The New Yorker
18. "52 Clue: The Legend of the Loneliest Whale in the World" by Leslie Jamison in Slate
19. "Everything about Mars is the Worst" by Rebecca Boyle in FiveThirtyEight
20. "There's nothing good in cooking but there are no other options" by Sandra Zhao in Eater
21. "Shadow Cities" by André Aciman in The New York Review of Books
22." "The Glass Eye" by Jeannie Vanasco in The Believer
23. "The illegal, underground ballerinas of Iran" by Beulah Devaney in Vice  
24. "Women of Color in Wide Open Space" by Minda Honey in Longreads 
25. "Sometimes the 'Tough Teen' is Quietly Writing Stories" by Matt de la Peña in NPR 
26. "How Stevie Nicks and Elizabeth Bishop Helped Me Through Grief and Loss" by Brandon Taylor in Lithub 
27. "April 5, 2007" by Brandon Taylor in Past-Ten 
28. "Instead of Writing, I Watched Trains" by Owen Laukkanen  in Lithub 
29. "Ancient Cannibals Didn't Eat Just for the Calories, Study Suggests" by Nicholas St. Fleur in The New York Times
30. "Copyrighting Cartography With Ficitonal Places" by Bess Lovejoy in Atlas Obscura
31. "Confessions of a Slush Reader: Why should I Care?" by Ferrett in Shimmer
32. "The Woman Who Held Hitler's Teeth" by Bess Lovejoy in Broadly (a Vice channel)
33. "We Have Always Been Here, Motherfucker" by Monica Valentinelli in Uncanny
34. "The Blood of the Crab" by Caren Chester in Popular Mechanics
35. "Could Moon Miners Use Railguns to Launch Ore Into Space?" by Leonard David in Space .com
36. "A Father's Final Odyssey" by DAniel Mendelsohn in The New Yorker
37. "More Accurate World Map Wins Prestigious Award" by Michael Gardiner in all-that-is-interesting
38. "Horses Can Read Human Facial Expressions" by Lauren Cassani Davis in The Atlantic 
39. "Why J. Crew's Vision of Preppy America Failed" by Joshua Rothman in The New Yorker 
40. "Cast-Iron Pans and Paying it Forward" by Harry Harris in Catapult 
41. "Six-Legged Giant Finds Secret Hideaway, Hides for 80 Years" by Robert Krulwich in NPR
42. "How to do Karate in a Victorian Dress" by Marie Brennan in 
43. "My 14 Hour Search For the End of TGI Friday's Endless Appetizers" by Caity Weaver in Gawker
44. "Jerseyana; Oink! if you love Pork Roll!" by Beverly Savage in the New York Times
45. "Frozen Ground: On Reporting a Statutory Rape Twenty Years Later" by Jennilee Brewster in Catapult
46. "Serial Killer H.H. Holmes Body Exhumed: What We Know" by Eric Killelea in Rolling Stone
47. "I Went Paleo and Now I Hate Everything" by Geraldine DeRuiter in The Everywhereist
48. "Finding Lisa: a story of murders, mysteries, loss, and, incredibly, new life by Shelley Murphy in The Boston Globe
49. "My Family's Slave" by Alex Tizon in The Atlantic 
50. "Alex Tizon's Brutal Honesty" by Jay Caspian Kang in Medium
51. "When Your Child is a Psychopath" by Barbara Bradley Hagerty in the Atlantic
52. "The Rotting Underwater Ballroom of a Victorian Bernie Madoff" in Messy Nessy Chic
53. "Why Brain Scientist's Are Still Obsessed With the Curious Case of Phineas Gage" by Jon Hamilton in NPR
54. "When Scientists Saw the Mouse Heads Glowing, They Knew The Discovery Was Big" by David Kohn in The Washington Post
55. "Kleptomania and a Mother's Love" by Amanda Montei in Salon
56. "Did Feds Begin Secret Shipments of Nuclear Waste on I-81 in Upstate NY?" by Mark Weiner in 
57. "How to Watch a Declassified Nuclear Test Film Like a Weapons Physicist" by Rachel Becker in The Verge
58. "How a Terminally Ill Mother Came to a Fatal Decision for Her Mentally Ill Son" by Frank Shyong in The LA Times
59. "Earliest evidence for dog breeding found on remote Siberian island," by David Grimm in Science Magazine
60. "Gregg Allman, the Sound of Southern Rock" by J. Weston Phippen in The Atlantic
61. "Meet Marriott's Longest Standing Employee: a 79 year old Omelette Maker" by Abha Bhattarai in The Washington Post
62. "A history of American protest music: when Nina Simone sang what everyone was thinking " by Tom Maxwell in Longreads
63. "My Biggest Fan" by John Warner in The Millions 
64. "Butterfly Craters on Mars, Mercury, Moon reveal Similarities and Differences" by Nola Taylor Redd in 
65. "Pain, Satin, and Paper Towels: what it takes for ballerinas to dance on their toes" by Sarah L. Kaufman in The New York Times 
66. "We Bought a Crack House" by Catherine Jheon in Toronto Life
67. "You Can't Be a Snob With Bad Teeth: Talking with David Sedaris" by Lyz Lenz in The Rumpus
68. "How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Eat the Damn Eyeball" by DongWon Song in Uncanny
69. "Being Gay vs. Being Southern: a False Choice" by Brandon Taylor in LitHub
70. "The True Story Behind Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler and Her Mixed-Up Files" by Patrick Sauer in Smithsonian
71. "The Rancher Who Refused to Leave" by Michael Larson in Catapult
72. "Pictures: Mysterious Deep-Sea Life Below Antarctica" by Casey Smith, pictures by Laurent Ballesta, in National Geographic
73. "Michael K Williams is more than Omar from the Wire" by Noah Remnick in The New York Times
74. "Fukushima's surfers riding on radioactive waves" by Eric Lafforgue in Al Jazeera
75. "Why Are We So Unwilling to Take Sylvia Plath at Her Word?" by Emily Van Duyne in Lithub
76. "Stories For My Mother" by Cassandra Khaw in Book Riot 
77. "Why I hate My Best Short Story" by Akhil Sharma in The New Yorker
78. "Angelina Jolie Solo" by Evgenia Peretz in Vanity Fair
79. "Robotic Exoskeleton Adapts While It's Worn" by Jesse Dunietz in Scientific American
80. "Rape Choreography makes films safer but still takes a toll on cast and crew" by April Wolfe in LA Weekly
81. "Lyanna Mormont and the slogan feminism of Game of Thrones" by Megan Garber in The Atlantic
82. "American Sounds" by Heather Radke in the Paris Review
83. "A Team of Their Own" by Jessica Luther in Bleacher Report
84. "Remembering Nüshu, the 19th-Century Chinese Script Only Women Could Write" by Lauren Young in Atlas Obscura
85. "People are buying fish antibiotics because they can't afford human ones" by Kaleigh Rogers in Motherboard (Vice) 
86. "How worried should we be about the 'nightmare bacteria' making headlines?" by Kaleigh Rogers in Motherboard (Vice) 
87. "The great Stephen King Reread: Lisey's Story" by Grady Hendrix in 
88."Jellyfish crisps could be the perfect snack for the anthropocene" by James Vincent in The Verge
89. "The Great Stephen King Reread: Bag of Bones" by Grady Hendrix in  
90. "Millennials Unearth an Amazing Hack to Get Free TV: the Antenna " by Ryan Knutson in The Wall Street Journal 
91. "The Ghostly Radio Station That Nobody Claims to Run" by Zaria Gorvett in BBC Future 
92. "This Is Where The International Space Station Will Go To Die" by Shannon Stirone in Popular Science 
93. "Stephen King Knows He’s Having a Moment" by Dana Schwartz in Vanity Fair 
94. "Prototype Construction Begins For A Deep Space Habitat" by Matt Williams in Pionic
95. "Is this the Underground Everest?" by Mark Synnott in National Geographic
96. "The Hippies Who Hated the Summer of Love" by Kate Daloz in LongReads
97. "'Breakthrough' penny-sized nanochip pad is able to regrow organs and heal injuries" by Henry Bodkin in the Telegraph
98. "Horse Experience: Notes on Recovery From the Louisiana Floods." by Katy Simpson Smith in Catapult
99. "Solving a murder mystery with" by Ciara O'Rourke in The Atlantic 
100. "The Secret Life of the City Banana" by Annie Correal in The New York Times
101. "Public Enemy" in Harper's
102. "For Rescue Dogs “Nothing’s Better Than a Live Find”"  by Catherine Dold
103. "Writing the Unthinkable" by J. L. Hall in Books by Women 
104. "What a Border Collie Taught a Linguist About Language" by Adam Rogers in Wired
105. "Biohackers encoded malware in a strand of DNA" by Andy Greenberg in Wired
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132. "Bizarre ant colony discovered in an abandoned Polish nuclear weapons bunker" by Annalee Newitz in Ars Technica
133. "Hippos Can't Swim--So How Do They Move Through Water?" by Adrienne LaFrance in The Atlantic
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135. "How Kurobe, Japan, Became the Zipper Capital of the World" by George Pendle in Atlas Obscura
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152. "My Autistic Son Has Been Waiting Over 200 Hours in the ER for a Psych Bed in North Carolina" by Natania Barron in Glittersquid
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154. "Discovery of 50 km Cave raises Hopes for Human Colonisation of moon" by Justin McCurry in The Guardian 
155. "The Brief, Wondrous, High-Flying Era of Zeppelin Dining" by Natasha Frost in Atlas Obscura
156. "The Inventions of Witches" by Kathryn Nuernberger in The Paris Review
157. "Male Mammoths Died in 'Silly Ways' MOre Often Than Females, Study Finds" by Nicholas St. Fleur in The New York Times 
158. "A Restaurant Ruined my Life" by Robert Maxwell in Toronto Life
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164. "Anthony Bourdain's Moveable Feast" by Patrick Radden Keefe in The New Yorker
165. "To Trope or Not to Trope" by Chloe N. Clarke in Ploughshares
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170. "On Being Queer and Happily Single--Except When I'm Not" by Brandon Taylor in them.
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175. "The Amazing Life of Australia's Million Dollar Mermaid" by Luke Buckmaster in BBC Culture
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