nicole a clark

Selected Writing


‘Tidying Up with Marie Kondo’ Is Inadvertently About Women's Invisible Labor - VICE

The Hidden Stress of Growing Up a Child of Immigrants - VICE (‘Borders’ print issue)

From 'Putt Putt' to 'Freddi Fish'—How Humongous Entertainment Made Edutainment Fun - VICE

A Brief History of the “Walking Simulator,” Gaming’s Most Detested Genre - Salon

The Video Game That Got Me Through My Long-Distance Relationship - New York Magazine, The Cut, Science of Us

Inside the Reddit Forum Where Panicked People Ask Strangers for Legal Help - VICE

The Soon-Yi Previn Interview Is a New Kind of Anti-#MeToo Piece - VICE


‘My Brilliant Friend’ Is a Magical Book and a Mediocre HBO TV Show - VICE

The Modest Problem of Death: On Mark O’Connell’s “To Be a Machine”- Los Angeles Review of Books

‘Sea of Solitude’ Is a Beautiful but Imperfect Exploration of Loneliness - VICE

‘Avatar: The Last Airbender’ Is Still One of the Greatest Shows of All Time - VICE

Netflix's 'Tuca & Bertie' Is a Wildly Smart Comedy for Anxious Millennial Women - VICE

Stop What You're Doing and Go Binge 'Killing Eve' Before Everyone Ruins It - VICE

'Pen15' Is a Hilarious Way to Relive Your Middle School Trauma - VICE

My Biggest Revelations of 2018 Came from an Indie Video Game (Review of Celeste) - VICE

The Nightmare of Being a Woman with a Chronic Illness (Review of Porochista Khakpour’s memoir Sick)- VICE

'Burning' Is a Quietly Stunning Thriller About Millennial Rage - VICE

Profile & Subcultures

I Cruised LA with the Badass Moxi Roller Skating Girl Gang - VICE

The Boba Guys Just Want You To Love Their Balls - The Bold Italic

Meet the Children who Swim to Alcatraz - The Bold Italic


The Bizarre Untold Origin Story of the Myers-Briggs Personality Indicator - VICE

Female Rage Has Fueled Our Country's Greatest Political Movements - VICE

How Two Women on 'Bachelor' Vietnam Found Love with Each Other - VICE

These Women Are Taking Body Positivity Back from Brands - VICE

A Veteran Firefighter Explains Why California Wildfires Are Getting Worse - VICE


Here is the full archive of my work for VICE.