Jesse Lichtenstein
journalist and poet
@jgl541

recent articles

"The Smutty-Metaphor Queen of Lawrence, Kansas," in The New York Times Magazine.
"I was a hot teen Casaubon." A profile of the poet Patricia Lockwood.

"Hank Aaron: 44 at 80," in Atlanta Magazine.
Four decades after setting the record, the baseball legend may finally be ready to walk off.

"Magnifying Glass," in Atlanta Magazine.
Thad Starner has been wearing some kind of computer on his head for twenty years. Now the Georgia Tech professor and Google Glass pioneer wants the world to join him.

profile of Ronan Farrow in the New York Times Magazine.
"I grew up in a family where you could never be the center of attention."

"Do We Really Want to Live without the Post Office?" in Esquire.
A deep dive into the state and fate of mail.