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How local author Katherine Heiny went from years of silence and pseudonymous YA novels to a dazzling debut of short stories [Arts Desk]

Actress Tonya Beckman learned her role for Forum Theatre’s Passion Play in less than two weeks. [DC Theatre Scene]

Wale‘s planning a secret D.C. show for tomorrow. [Arts Desk]

The Smithsonian has an app that visualizes the flesh around the skeletons on view at the National Museum of Natural History. [Post]

A conversation between Arlington cartoonist Richard Thompson and Calvin and HobbesBill Watterson [Cul de Sac]

What your favorite go-go song says about you [Post]

Local teen writer Daniela Shia-Sevilla impressed the crowd at the PEN/Faulkner gala with a poem on the challenges of being a young woman in the world. [Post]