Here at Substack Reads, we love to serve up a menu of writers you may know along with some unexpected picks from writers and podcasts you likely haven’t…
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The Active Voice: Chris Hedges stands with whatever side is being crushedHamish McKenzie talks to Chris Hedges about war, his dark view of human nature, and speaking truth to power
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Before there was email, or Twitter, and long before the internet arrived to swallow the world—there were letters.
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Hello and welcome to another edition of Substack Reads! Whatever your mood or fancy, we serve a great menu of writers and their work in today’s digest.
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The Active Voice: Cheryl Strayed might be whispering your name into a candleHamish McKenzie talks to Cheryl Strayed about life after death, being friends with Oprah, and finding your own mountain
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The Active Voice: Glenn Loury doesn’t want to be told what to thinkThe economist talks to Hamish McKenzie about life as a contrarian, dealing with a dark history, and the importance of talking to people who disagree…
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Hello and welcome to another edition of Substack Reads: your weekend digest of the best writing from across Substack.
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The Active Voice: Samantha Irby will make you rethink your toilet Hamish McKenzie talks to the acclaimed humor writer about Sex and the City fanatics, the beauty of aiming low, and … quite a lot about diarrhea
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A new way to chat with your favorite writers and creatorsTry Chat now in the Substack iOS app
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Your weekly brew of great writing, podcasts, and ideas from across Substack, recommended by Substack staff, writers, and you, the readers
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The Active Voice: Jessica Reed Kraus goes where gossip reporters fear to treadHamish McKenzie talks to Jessica Reed Kraus about being banned on Instagram, Courtney Love’s rose garden, and Silicon Valley’s hottest sex parties
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This week we bring you another feast of great writers and podcasters, many of whom we hope you are discovering for the first time—from language learners…
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