RIP Nora Ephron

* Some of the many wonderful pieces Nora Ephron wrote for The New Yorker (
* She was a journalist, a blogger, an essayist, a novelist, a playwright, an Oscar-nominated screenwriter and a movie director (New York Times)
* She modeled her self-deprecating and deadpan writing style on Dorothy Parker (Washington Post)
* Ephron pulled few punches but still had many friends (Capital New York)
* Liz Smith expected to be “taken to the woodshed” over her premature Ephron piece (