FREELANCE COLUMNISTRachel Toor
Rachel Toor is a freelance columnist who writes a column titled, "Everything is Copy."
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Feb. 8, 2020, 5 p.m.
Dec. 21, 2019, 4 p.m.
A few years ago, an essay in the New York Times’ Modern Love column went viral for a good reason: It provided a recipe for falling in love. The formula is simple.
Nov. 1, 2019, 6 p.m.
At my college reunion in May, I caught up with a classmate who had just been appointed chancellor of the largest urban public university system in the country. As we stood under a big tent drinking top-shelf liquor (it costs nearly as much to attend these reunions as it did to go to college there), I told him that I wanted – no, I expected – one thing from him.
Oct. 29, 2019, 4 p.m.
Walking in as a customer in need of coffee, a drink or a bite to eat, you’d be forgiven for not realizing that this is a place forged out of grief, conceived of need.