Whitaker Sherk

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Crime fiction in 2015: the rise of the Girl that could be any of us

The blockbuster successes of Girl On a Train and Gone Girl before it underline a desire among female readers for stories that speak to their experiences<p>Over and over again, in Wilkie Collins’s wildly popular sensation novel The Woman in White (1859), the titular female character emerges from …

Books

the documentaries that ruled 2015

The year’s finest non-fiction films left us with complex questions and unfathomable truths to wrestle with.<p>A harrowing portrait of vigilante groups on opposite ends of the U.S./Mexico border (<i>Cartel Land</i>), an exhaustive survey of the celebrity-baiting Scientology movement (<i>Going Clear</i>) and 80 …

Kurt Cobain

The Top 20 Must-Do Adventures In California

Written by Anna Cohen, Contributor and Explorer for The Outbound Collective<p>When you think of California, the first things that come to mind might be movie stars, avocados, and tech. But if you love outdoor adventure, then California has so much more to offer. With the Sierra Nevada Mountains, …

Hiking

5 Great Books To Read This December

Some of the recent favorites we’ve reviewed in the BuzzFeed Books newsletter.

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

Dessert

Ultimate Nachos with Beer-Braised Carnitas

Home > Recipes by Category > Slow Cooker Recipes > Ultimate Nachos with Beer-Braised Carnitas<p>September 17, 2013 // 40 <i>Comments »</i><p>As far as I’m …

The Fastest Supergrain Recipes for Busy Cooks

We never knew quinoa or farro—plus three more healthy grains—could taste so good (or cook in 30 minutes or less!).<p>An Italian Main Course That Isn't …

Feral Pig Drinks 18 Cans Of Beer, Fights Cow And Then Passes Out

A feral pig got drunk this week and then fought a cow in Port Hedland, Western Australia.<p>The pig stumbled upon 18 cans of beer, which it proceeded to …

Alcohol

I wanted to be a priest, but couldn’t escape sex

In college, the author feared a break with his destiny<p>Mara is a Georgetown sophomore like I am. She’s from a small town near Kittery, Maine, and I happily suspect Catholicism in her family when she tells me that she has four sisters back home.<p>I start showing up at her row house each afternoon. One …

Why Crime-Thriller Fiction

I'm occasionally asked why I write crime-thriller novels.<p>They always say write what you know, but I prefer to write what I love. And they always say, write the kind of book you would love to read. So, I write crime fiction.<p>But as a psychiatrist and novelist, I think there's more than that when it …

Books

Project: Stamped Shirt

Send the kids back to school in style with a custom stamped t-shirt. Using alphabet stamps highlight their initials for a fun, trendy look. Find …

Making Flower Pom-poms with a DIY Pom-pom maker

I’ve always loved those fancy Japanese pompoms on Pinterest, the ones that have flower or polka dot patterns on them – they would make lovely …

‘Let’s Do Cocktails’ Printable Invitations

<i>by Amy Moss</i><p>Keep these fun flamingo invitations in your purse, ready to make quick and impromptu cocktail dates with friends! They’re super-easy to …

Do It Yourself

Editorial Photo Collages by Jesse Draxler for CREEM Magazine

Photo Collages.<p>Jesse Draxler is an artist and designer who creates outstanding illustrations, fine arts and photographic manipulations. For CREEM …

Chickpea Salad with Lemon, Parmesan, and Fresh Herbs

2 Servings<p>Active Time: 10 min<p>April 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 15- to 15 1/2-ounce can chickpeas (garbanzo beans), rinsed, drained<p>2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil<p>2 tablespoons chopped fresh Italian parsley<p>2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice<p>4 teaspoons extra-virgin olive oil<p>1 small garlic clove, pressed<p>1/3 …

Spices

Google’s London Campus Will Have A Running Track And Rooftop Pool

Google got final approval last night for its new campus in London–and the planning application by Allford Hall Monaghan Morris reveals some nifty new details about what the firm’s 5,000 employees in the British capital can expect when the ribbon is cut on their new offices, sometime in 2016.<p>There …

Swimming Pools