Portrait of a True Crime Character

“He’s made many accusations and burned almost as many bridges. Rusty’s life isn’t a podcast or a Netflix documentary. Rusty’s life is a mess.”

Published: Dec 16, 2021
Length: 30 minutes (7,569 words)

The Apology Tour

A personal essay in which writer Jonny Auping tracks down people he’s wronged in the past to say he’s sorry.

Source: Longreads
Published: Apr 23, 2018
Length: 12 minutes (3,043 words)

Chasing the Man Who Caught the Storm: An Interview With Brantley Hargrove

An interview with Brantley Hargrove, the author of a new biography of the storm chaser Tim Samaras, who was killed by the biggest tornado ever recorded. To understand the life of a chaser, Hargrove had to become one himself.

Source: Longreads
Published: Apr 11, 2018
Length: 16 minutes (4,096 words)

“Hey, Can I Sleep In Your Room?”: Studying Love with Elizabeth Flock

An interview with Elizabeth Flock, author of The Heart Is a Shifting Sea, on the years she spent studying other people’s marriages in Mumbai.

Source: Longreads
Published: Mar 8, 2018
Length: 16 minutes (4,156 words)