Mackenzie Filson'S latest stories

Valentine's Dates for All Kinds of Couples

Date ideas for nerds, nature enthusiasts, sports fanatics, and more.

A Holiday Music Playlist That Won't Drive You Crazy

Because if Mariah Carey screeches at us in a Starbucks one more time...

Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

The Kellogg's Tour of Gymnastics Champions, a muddy obstacle course, a scavenger hunt in the MFA, and more.

Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

Celebrity Vegas Night at Fenway Park, Monster Jam at TD Garden, John Hodgman at The Wilbur, and more.

Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

Halloween activities for movie buffs, dog lovers, craft enthusiasts, and more.

15 Spellbinding Songs for Your Halloween Bash

Zombie guests got you down? Use this Halloween playlist to bring your party back to life.

Book Review: The American Short Story Is Alive and Well

This year's Best American Short Stories include several Boston-based authors, and was edited by one too.