All (well, some of) the books, music, films and TV shows Hazlitt's staff found and enjoyed this year.
On love and desire in the time of "I like them BBW."
On keeping your loved ones fed, whether they like it or not.
2014 felt like a long, cruel object lesson in disappointment. Should we really have expected better?
On finally telling your parents you have romantic feelings for a fellow adult.
On clearing out your cultural backlog, one Breaking Bad binge-watch at a time.
From Leslie Jamison to Roxane Gay to Charles D'Ambrosio, 2014 was a perhaps uncommonly good year for essays. How did we get here?
On the milestones that consume our identities.
On the insufficiency of numbers, black metal turned aggressively queer and danceable, and finding that certain brand of black cherry lipstick.