Many Alarm Clocks: A Workaholic Reflects on Deadlines, Balance and the Afterlife

The founder and editor of “The Sun,” Sy Safransky, ruminates on love and loss, faith and doubt, writing and not writing.

“I’d pay my respects to the man who worked right up until the end, trying to save himself, or the world, even after he’d realized he couldn’t save either.”
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