An essay adapted from Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope, the new book by New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, appeared in the paper’s Sunday Review section on January 9th. Focusing on “deaths of despair” occurring in the Oregon county where Kristof has roots, the piece tries to square common tropes about how […]
About Will Meyer
Will Meyer (“Ace”) is a writer and musician. He is editor of The Shoestring, a local online publication in Western Massachusetts.