On this week’s Dear Sugar podcast, hosts Cheryl Strayed and Steve Almond read a letter from a 34-year-old single urban woman who bemoans the fact that good guys seem to be “scarce,” wondering if she will have to “settle” with someone. Strayed and Almond mentioned that they’ve recently gotten a steady... More »
The Literary Hub podcast interviewed author Cheryl Strayed. The A.V. Club examined David Bowie's influence on the punk movement. 19 year-end "best books of 2015" lists were added to the Largehearted Boy master aggregation last Wednesday (bringing the total number...
How will you find the things you love if you’re not trying because you’re afraid? No one changed the world by living vicariously through YouTube and Cheryl Strayed novels. If something scares you a little that probably means it’s going to end up being a defining moment or experience for you.
Five of the world’s kindest authors came together this week to make a kind of holiday miracle happen: they encouraged the Western world to donate $1 million to be given to Syrian refugees, and it worked. …Read More
There are still some people who believe it's better to give than receive. And thousands of them joined together this week to raise $1 million for Syrian refugees in just 31 hours, through a donation drive arranged by five bestselling authors. The Compassion Collective, comprised of writers Cheryl...
An interview with the bestselling author of Wild about her new book Brave Enough, post-traumatic growth and running for president. Michaela Haas: One of your most famous quotes is: "Write like a motherfucker." Now that you've published...Show More Summary
Hollywood's best new power couple, Laura Dern and Reese Witherspoon, who first played mother and daughter in Wild and are also working on another Cheryl Strayed project, are back together yet again. According to Variety, Dern has signed on to join Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman in HBO's ridiculously star-studded limited series, Big... More »
Like many women who watched the movie Wild, I was inspired by Cheryl Strayed's courage and how she was able to turn her grief and desperation into triumph. And I wondered if I could do something similar -- turn my own form of grief and...Show More Summary
The author of the new collection Brave Enough sounds off about gender politics, personal authenticity, and leaning in to the light.
With Reading List, The A.V. Club asks one of our favorite pop-culture creators to describe a list of reading materials that are tied together by a singular theme. The reader: Cheryl Strayed knows how to talk the talk, and how to walk the walk. Show More Summary
“I feel like the accidental self-help writer,” says Cheryl Strayed, a day after her collection of quotations, Brave Enough, hits shelves. …Read More
Vintage Books Just in from Deadline: Wild stars Reese Witherspoon and Laura Dern have reteamed for another screen adaptation of a book by Wild author Cheryl Strayed, this time for TV. HBO has put in development Tiny Beautiful Things,...Show More Summary
Less than a year after the release of Wild, the film based upon author Cheryl Strayed’s memoir by the same name, HBO has announced the production of a drama series based on her collection of “Dear Sugar” advice columns, Tiny Beautiful Things. Read more...
Cheryl Strayed and her husband Brian Lindstrom will collaborate on writing the script.
She'll reunite with "Wild" stars Laura Dern and Reese Witherspoon for an HBO series called "Tiny Beautiful Things”
Reese Witherspoon and Laura Dern will reteam to adapt Cheryl Strayed’s 2012 collection of essays, Tiny Beautiful Things into a drama series for HBO. …Read More
Cheryl Strayed wants you to know she's getting even wilder: She, Reese Witherspoon, and Laura Dern — three of the major players behind the big-screen version of Wild — will reunite for a potential TV show based on more of the author's writings, according to reports. The trifecta, along with Strayed's husband, is developing... More »
Wild stars Reese Witherspoon and Laura Dern have reteamed for another screen adaptation of a book by Wild author Cheryl Strayed, this time for TV. HBO has put in development Tiny Beautiful Things, a drama series based on Strayed's bestselling 2012 book of the same name, a collection of essays compiled from Strayed’s Dear Sugar advice column. Show More Summary
Cheryl Strayed has always collected quotes from her favorite writers and used them as solace and inspiration during tough times. She's copied their words into notebooks, tacked them onto her walls and even transcribed them into trailhead log books during her famous journey on the Pacific Crest...
That was a line from the movie Wild where a reporter is trying to interview Cheryl Strayed along the side of a road for the Hobo Times. She angrily protests that she is a thru-hiker, not a hobo. Of course the reporter determines she has no home address and everything she owns is on her......