Sheila Heti’s writing has been featured in The New York Times, The New Yorker, Vulture, and Geist. She has written 10 books, including How Should a Person Be?, Motherhood, and, most recently, Pure Colour. She pays $134.99 annually for access to unlimited conversations with AI chatbots. I share Heti’s fascinationMore
In September, I grew sick of walking between city trees. I wanted to wander alongside misshapen, varied plants, the kind that I could be sure were planted by the wind or a forgetful squirrel. My housemate Laurel and I set out for a late-summer hike, and we were ecstatic whenMore
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The Yale Herald, a weekly Yale undergraduate publication, is nestled in the sweet spot between magazine and newspaper. Since 1986, the Herald has aimed to provide in-depth, analytical reporting and includes personal essays, interviews and profiles, culture articles, creative writing, reviews, humor, and feature coverage of campus and local happenings. With a circulation of 3,000, the Herald is the second-highest circulated campus publication and is distributed free of charge throughout the Yale campus and New Haven businesses.