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Essays

There are still some wonderful outlets for essays out there. Here are a few of the dozens I’ve managed to place here and there, including two about father-son relationships (written decades apart) because it’s a subject dear to my heart.   

–DAR

AM I HURTING YOU, DEAR?

A Parable About a Mouse at The New Yorker Magazine

published in The New York Observer 

FARE THE WELL, EX FATHER-IN-LAW

published in The New York Times Magazine

INCIDENT ON A TRAIN

published in The New York Times Magazine 

THESE I WOULD PRAISE

published in obit-mag.com

SPRING TRAINING: On Being Both Son and Father  

published in The Wall Street Journal

EYE CONTACT

published in The New York Times, Op Ed page

THE HOT DOG EATING CONTEST

published in Yankee Magazine

FISTFIGHT IN THE AGE OF AQUARIUS

published in Madison

SIMON SAYS EAT SHIT

published in Salon

BODY-PARTS

published in The North American Review

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