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Dec.05.2013
Link to my New York Times Op-Ed "The Secrets Inside Us": http://www....
NYT Op-Ed:  "The Secrets Inside Us"
Aug.18.2013
The wonderful Virginia Quarterly Review is running 6 new essays in a...
Jul.24.2013
Thank you to the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation for this very nice...
Jun.26.2013
My short essay "The Thank You Man" will be appearing in the Virginia...
New piece forthcoming in the VQR
Jun.13.2013
Delighted & honored to be invited to give the Friends of the...
Apr.11.2013
Very honored and grateful to be named a 2013 Guggenheim Fellow:...
Apr.09.2013
Nothing nicer than an old-fashioned Letter to the Editor. http://www....
Letter to the Editor, NYT, re: my "Trees"
Jan.27.2013
http://redroom.com/member/bill-hayes/media/image-galleries/26-reasons-...
26 Reasons Why I Love NYC
Jan.27.2013
http://redroom.com/member/bill-hayes/media/image-galleries/26-reasons-...
26 Reasons Why I Love NYC
Jan.23.2013
Very nice news to share:  Bloomsbury UK/USA will publish...
Dec.30.2012
An unforgettable moment from 2012: http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/...
I lost a hat.  I got a poem, and a story.
Dec.23.2012
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/22/opinion/on-being-not-dead.html?_r=0...
Essays on being & on being calm
Dec.21.2012
"MIDDLE age arrives not with a birthday, but with a sudden unbidden...
Bill Hayes on "Ending Anxiety in the New Year"
Nov.22.2012
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/22/opinion/on-being-not-dead.html?smid=pl...

PRESS & INTERVIEWS

Published Reviews

The Anatomist paperback
Sep.13.2009
Published by New York Times Book Review
Henry Gray, the man behind Gray’s Anatomy (he had the help of a fellow doctor who created the drawings), became Hayes’s obsession. He finds out as much as he can about Gray’s life...