Nicholas LaRousse

About Nicholas LaRousse

Nicholas LaRousse is a freelance writer from Long Island, New York. He holds a B.A. from Adelphi University where he studied English and Philosophy and he’s currently pursuing an M.F.A. from Stony Brook University where his focus is scriptwriting and filmmaking. During his time as an undergraduate, Nick worked as a writing tutor and an editor. In the summer of 2011, he was recognized with the Pakula Prize for Screenwriting at the Stony Brook Southampton Writers Conference.

November 6, 2013

Rob Delaney: Twitter Darling Goes Long Form

In his new memoir, Rob Delaney: Mother. Wife. Sister. Human. Warrior. Falcon. Yardstick. Turban. Cabbage., the comedian allows us to get to know him beyond his 140-character self.

August 5, 2013

Susan Nussbaum’s Good Kings Bad Kings: A Multi-Voiced Debut

Varying point of view, authenticity, a reverence for language, and a touching story: All of these combine to make for a powerful debut from playwright Susan Nussbaum.

May 16, 2013

Free Will: A Concise Study in Fact vs Illustion

Author Sam Harris has a theory: The concept of free will is an illusion and 'our wills are simply not of our own making. Read his book on this very subject and then decide, well, for yourself.