A Reason to Vote Along Racial Lines (In the All-Star Game, At Least)
Boston Authors' Favorite Places in the Hub

Link Roundup: "Expiring," Innocuous Cancers, and LGBT Infighting

The "D" word: Danielle Ofri thinks about expiring, passing, and "going to Chicago."

David Gessner dispenses writing advice: get some momentum!

On WHYY's Radio Times, listen to Mark Hyman talk about excess in youth sports

"There are really bad cancers and there are really innocuous ones that never go anywhere, and we're not good at sorting them out." Dr. H. Gilbert Welch in an article at Time. You also should go listen to this interview with Dr. Welch at The People's Pharmacy

The Bay Area Reporter gives great reviews to two Beacon books: A Queer History of the United States and Nina Here Nor There.

Check out Nina Here Nor There author Nick Krieger's latest post at 365gay.com: Why Can't LGBTs get along with each other?