My name is Matt Grant, and I'm a writer.
I write about all kinds of things, from personal essays and investigative features to all forms of culture - books, movies and television.
I'm also a staff writer at Literary Hub, where I write features and profiles on booksellers and bookstores.
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Falling in love over 'Firefly' - Tor.com
I can count on one hand the number of pilots that made me fall in love with a series right away. So with Firefly, Joss Whedon’s short-lived space western, I fully expected to need time to get into it—although as it turns out, the pilot was all it took. The bigger surprise, though, was that my love of Firefly would help me discover the love of my life.
Part-time workers put up with thankless work conditions and have awful retention rates. But simply raising wages is more complicated than you think.
Plenty of us are decluttering, but are we getting rid of things that might actually be worth something? To find out, we talked to an appraisal expert who's uncovered (and accidentally thrown out) some incredibly valuable items.
Art can take years to complete, but it can be ruined in seconds. We talked to a professional art restorer to find out how a Spanish fresco became "Potato Jesus."