The Anti-Self Help Guru: Jacqueline Novak on How to Weep in Public

BY TYLER COATES / BROOKLYN MAGAZINE

"How to Weep in Public, she admits, was born out of a depressive state that saw her fleeing New York City for an extended stay at her parents’ house after getting fired from a post-graduate job in advertising for not showing up."

Keeping Company with Jacqueline Novak

BY HALEY WEISS / INTERVIEW MAGAZINE

"I started writing it thinking of it as this letter through time...I'm having faith that you're out there, somewhere in the future, and you can have faith while you're reading it that me, somewhere in the past, wrote it thinking of you," she continues."

‘HOW TO WEEP IN PUBLIC’ WILL HAVE YOU LAUGHING THROUGH TEARS

BY PAULA MEJIA / NEWSWEEK

"While in there with Novak, you’ll find meditations on childhood sadness, and lists that are especially helpful on the days one don’t have the fortitude to get out of bed, such as, “Top Four People Who Dressed Like Shit and Nonetheless Thrived.”

© 2017, 2018, 2019 Jacqueline Novak