The Cult of ‘Zelda: Majora’s Mask’

How the video game Zelda: Majora’s Mask — the “black sheep” member of the game franchise notable for its apocalyptic storyline as a stark departure from the beloved princess-saving series — became a cult object that spawned a fan-made, horror-based, sinister “creepypasta” storyline called Ben Drowned which has terrifying connections to the story of Katelyn Davis, the 12-year-old girl who committed suicide, live online in December, 2016.

Source: The Ringer
Published: Mar 3, 2017
Length: 15 minutes (3,961 words)

Will Write for Food

In our post-Bourdain era of Yelp, Instagramability and celebrity chefs, it seems like everyone wants to be a food writer, but how did food writing become the new rock criticism? And is the genre suffering from too many cooks in the kitchen?

Source: The Ringer
Published: Mar 2, 2017
Length: 15 minutes (3,935 words)

We Are All Witnesses

Twenty months after Tamir Rice was killed in Cleveland, his mother is still grappling with how to grieve in private following her son’s public death.

Source: The Ringer
Published: Jul 21, 2016
Length: 15 minutes (3,833 words)