Lawrence Grobel's Writings
Today, Election Day, I stood behind a young African-American girl who was waiting by the booth where her mother was voting. The girl had a smile that lit up the room and a personality equal to her smile. “Are you voting for Obama?” she asked me. “I am,” I said. “Can I give you a hug?” she asked. “You certainly can,” I said. And as we embraced I couldn’t help but...
Lawrence Grobel has been a freelance writer for more than thirty years. He has written for numerous national magazines and newspapers, including the New York Times, Newsday, Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly, Reader's Digest, Details, TV Guide, Redbook,...