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Sarah Hepola / Blackout: Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget

Yeah, it's hard for me to believe too. Sarah Hepola, author of the just-released and best-selling recovery memoir, Blackout, has agreed to join us.

Sarah Hepola is the personal essays editor at, where she reads people’s secrets for a living. She has written many stories about drinking and eating too much. Her essays on culture have appeared in the New York Times Magazine, The New Republic, Glamour, The Guardian, Nerve, Slate, and The Morning News, where she has been a contributing writer for more than a decade. Her past jobs include: Travel columnist, music editor, film critic, sex blogger, and for about 15 seconds in the late ’90s, she taught high school English. She lives in East Dallas, where she enjoys playing her guitar poorly and listening to the “Xanadu” soundtrack.

The  "…razor-sharp…modern, raw, painfully real-and even hilarious…" Blackout is out now.

Now calm the f*dge down! (Until July 8.)

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Laura McKowen / I Fly At Night