Here are some of the recent articles that have caught my eye.
Is the human brain hardwired to appreciate poetry?
George Saunders: what writers really do when they write
Literature can enthuse medicine, and medicine can inspire literature. They are complementary treatments for being human.
The Stubborn Optimist
Following the persevering example of the writer and activist Grace Paley
THE ILLNESS AND INSIGHT OF ROBERT LOWELL
A new book is the first to bring clinical expertise to the poet’s case. What does it reveal about his work?