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Mitch Albom

Mitch Albom's Blind Spot on Marriage Equality

Lev Raphael | Posted 03.26.2014 | Gay Voices
Lev Raphael

Writing in response to the historic ruling last Friday that voided Michigan's homophobic ban on same-sex marriage, Mitch Albom recently asked in The Detroit Free Press if we were better off for the ruling. Of course he meant it rhetorically. He clearly thinks we're not, and he's wrong.

Mitch Albom Thinks Marriage Equality Undermines Marriage

Lev Raphael | Posted 03.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Lev Raphael

Yes, Mitch, we're better off. The state presented a pathetically juvenile and bigoted case and thanks to the judge's thoughtful and rigorous decision, anti-equality prejudice, bigotry and shoddy research were exposed.

Jerry Stahl With the Skinny on Fatty, Republican Sun Gods, and Happy Mutant Babies

David Henry Sterry | Posted 02.02.2014 | Books
David Henry Sterry

Jerry is one of those rare writers who goes between Hollywood screenplays and novels. He writes dark subversive stories and he somehow continues to get away with it.

The First Phone Call From Heaven

Shastri Purushotma | Posted 02.02.2014 | Religion
Shastri Purushotma

Sometimes, instead of being obsessed with one big spectacular miracle, we should pay attention to the many smaller miracles that are accumulating all around us.

Q&A with Author Mitch Albom

Dora Levy Mossanen | Posted 02.01.2014 | Books
Dora Levy Mossanen

Mitch Albom has succeeded in striking an important chord in all of us -- the intrinsic human desire to discover what lies beyond, the need to believe that the way we conduct our lives matters and that "the end is not the end," after all, but another beginning.

Bestselling Author's New Book Strays From Formula

AP | MIKE HOUSEHOLDER | Posted 11.12.2013 | Books

HIGHLAND PARK, Mich. -- HIGHLAND PARK, Mich. (AP) — Mitch Albom's best-selling memoir, "Tuesdays with Morrie," gave him the literary chops to try hi...

A Love Letter...

Dorothy Lucey | Posted 10.05.2013 | Impact
Dorothy Lucey

There is a bestseller called Tuesdays With Morrie. I had my Mondays with Lorie. Morrie had ALS. So did Lorie. In the book Mitch Albom spends time with his former professor Morrie each Tuesday. Each Monday I read to Lorie.

The Moment I Was Humbled To Share With My Mom

Wendy Boglioli | Posted 07.07.2013 | Fifty
Wendy Boglioli

As an Olympic swimmer, I learned young the value of mentors and coaches. Of all the individuals who have offered me their invaluable insight and guidance, my first mentor was my mother. She was not only my first coach but also my earliest advocate and supporter.

'Tuesdays With Morrie' Author Has More Books Coming

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 07.02.2013 | Detroit

NEW YORK — Mitch Albom, one of the country's most popular authors, has a new publisher and a new novel coming this fall. The author of the sent...

Author Mitch Albom On His New Book And Our Obsession With Time

Posted 09.13.2012 | Fifty

The older we get, the more we become aware of the passage of time. Best-selling author Mitch Albom joined "CBS This Morning" anchors for a touching ch...

Mitch Albom's 'The Time Keeper' Offers Wisdom For Days Of Awe

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 11.10.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Jason Miller

Time is kept on our wrists and computer screens, on our cell phones and on the walls of our home, but Mitch Albom teaches us that being a time keeper is not the way to live.

Tuesdays With Morrie Author Takes on Fifty Shades

Andrew Shaffer | Posted 08.25.2012 | Books
Andrew Shaffer

From Fifty Shades of Grey to Girls to the vibrator comedy Hysteria, female sexuality is taking over popular culture -- and Albom ain't having any of it.

Mitch Albom's Fifty Shades of Grey Column Leaves Us Unsatisfied

Ashley Woods | Posted 08.25.2012 | Detroit
Ashley Woods

Columnist Mitch Albom read Fifty Shades of Grey, and decided to write a column. In it, he laments the end of modesty in a world where programming like Cathouse and Girls play on television, but stresses that the problem is his alone.

Ashley Woods

Mitch Albom's '50 Shades Of Grey' Column Leaves Us Unsatisfied

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 06.25.2012 | Detroit

Detroit Free Press columnist Mitch Albom read the best-selling erotica-lite novel, "Fifty Shades Of Grey," and decided to write a column. Traversin...

Mitch Albom's New Book Coming This Summer

AP | Posted 05.17.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Mitch Albom's publisher says the best-selling author's latest book will be released this summer. Hyperion announced Wednesday that "The Ti...

I'm Sorry

Lisa Schultz | Posted 07.07.2012 | Impact
Lisa Schultz

There are many things I forget these days -- those that I remember are significant, usually because they touched me in some way, caused me to think, to question, and possibly to change.

Loren Berlin

101-Year-Old Woman Gets Her House Back, Thanks To This Author

HuffingtonPost.com | Loren Berlin | Posted 03.15.2012 | Money

Last fall, Texana Hollis, 101, sat in her wheelchair in her front yard, sobbing as she watched workers drag her furniture and personal items out of he...

Have A Little Faith Retains the Production Quality

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 01.23.2012 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

Have a Little Faith has an engrossing story, true emotional impact, and some of the best performances seen on TV this year.

'Have A Little Faith' Draws Stars To Royal Oak

Royal Oak Patch | Posted 11.21.2011 | Detroit

Best-selling author Mitch Albom brings star-studded cast to Royal Oak's Emagine to open his new movie....

The Book Doctors Present: As You Like It, Or the Power of Facebook for Authors

David Henry Sterry | Posted 07.17.2011 | Books
David Henry Sterry

Every day writers of all ages, races and creeds; published, self-published and unpublished, breathlessly ask us, "Do I really have to have a Facebook page, and if so, what the heck do I do with it?"

What Does Juan Williams' Firing Say About Journalism?

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Danny Groner

"[Juan] Williams is just the latest big-name reporter, after Rich Sanchez and Helen Thomas, to be fired for expressing a personal opinion about a sens...

Jennifer Weiner To Join Author Rock Band 'Rock Bottom Remainders' For New Tour

The Wall Street Journal | Dawn Fallik | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Jennifer Weiner may have hit the top of the book lists with her best-selling novels, including "Good In Bed" and "In Her Shoes." But she's trading in...

What Friends Are For: 5 Ways to Be a Better Friend Today

Bruce Feiler | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Bruce Feiler

When my wife and I had twins, we thought our friends would consider it "All Hands on Deck." Instead it was "Run Away!" When I got cancer, we thought it'd be "Run Away." Instead it was a great act of friendship.

Rockbottom Remainders: Garage Band Members Stephen King, Amy Tan, Scott Turow Play Tour

The Hollywood Reporter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The all-star, all-author rock group Rock Bottom Remainders--featuring the likes of writers and authors Dave Barry, Amy Tan, Mitch Albom, Scott Turow, ...

Mitch Albom's "Have A Little Faith" Fixes Hole In Church Roof (VIDEO)

abcnews.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Mitch Albom's newest book, "Have a Little Faith" focuses in part on a struggling Detroit church that didn't have enough money to repair the hole in it...