See also: *Best L.A. Novel Ever: The Tournament *5 Artsy Things to Do in L.A. This Week Los Angeles readers may be forgiven for thinking that Dana Goodyear is a food writer. In The New Yorker, where Goodyear has been a staff writer since 2007, she's written about Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo, the chef ... More >>
A few years ago, artist Mary Anna Pomonis went through a painful divorce. She found that when she took off her diamond wedding ring for good, it was also as though she were shedding a large part of her social status as a woman. She felt empty and powerless without the rock on her hand, and she even ... More >>
Bruce Wagner infects his novels with madness, celebrity, name-dropping, drugs and sex. And that's just the realism.